Battle of the Bloodstream Infections: Optimization of Bacteremia Treatment (Home Study)

Battle of the Bloodstream Infections: Optimization of Bacteremia Treatment (Home Study)

Update on the newest treatments in the treatment of bacteremia.

Target Audience

All pharmacists

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, the attendee will be able to:

Describe the challenges with treating bacteremia 

List appropriate empiric antibiotic regimens for gram negative and gram positive bacteremia using factors such as rapid diagnostics and patient history

List literature assessing treatment durations for different types of bacteremia

Describe when and how to convert a patient from an intravenous to oral antibiotic regimen when treating bacteremia

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 ACPE
    The Arnold & Marie Schwartz College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.
Course opens: 
02/12/2021
Course expires: 
02/18/2022
Cost:
$10.00
Rating: 
0

Joanna DeAngelis PGY2 resident

PGY2 ID Resident

The Brooklyn Hospital Center

(718) 250-6658

 

No conflicts of interest exist with this presenter.

UAN  0042-0000-21-005-L01-H

Available Credit

  • 1.00 ACPE
    The Arnold & Marie Schwartz College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

Price

Cost:
$10.00
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