1st University of Florida International Nephrocardiology Conference 2019
Clinicians commonly see patients with coexistence of heart and kidney disease. The interaction of these two conditions markedly impacts the diagnosis, management and prognosis. At The 1st International Nephrocardiology Conference, the latest findings of various aspects of this interaction will be explored by internationally recognized experts.
Improve the knowledge base and practical skills in evaluation and management of patients and clinical conditions that involve both the heart and kidney.
This conference is expected to improve the ability of the attendees to:
- Understand the latest findings regarding epidemiology and pathophysiology of combined heart and kidney diseases.
- Understand the challenges of diagnosing a heart or kidney abnormality when the other organ is also involved or when the diagnostic process results in damage to the other organ.
- Understand the challenges of managing a heart or kidney abnormality when the other organ is also involved or when the management process results in damage to the other organ.
- Apply the optimal approach in diagnosis and management of combined heart and kidney abnormalities and prevent damage to the other organ when approaching a patient with heart or kidney diseases.