Aquapheresis Therapy

Recorded Webinar


Purpose Statement


The purpose of this webinar is to promote a better understanding of the indications, patient monitoring and troubleshooting strategies for the use of Aquapheresis in the care of the Acute Decompensated Heart Failure patient.


Objectives


1. Define the purpose and clinical indications for the use of Aquapheresis in the care of the Acute Decompensated Heart Failure patient.
2. Describe the procedure, patient preparation, and monitoring required when performing Aquapheresis.
3. Discuss common complications of Aquaphersis and troubleshooting strategies to prevent complications.


Planning Committee


Rebecca M. Castro, MSN, RN, CNS, FNP-BC, CHFN
Audrey Berry, RN, MSN, MHA
Anita Sherer, MSN, RN, PCCN


Faculty


Chris Bell, RN, BSN, ACNP-BC

Faculty and planning committee members have no real or perceived conflicts of interest that relate to this activity.