Microbiology / Lab Diagnostics

  • February, 1 2014 | 12:00 am - 12:00 am

    Antimicrobial Stewardship: Optimization of Antibiotic Practices

    This course offered by Stanford University will offer a practical approach to prescribing antibiotic therapy and development of antimicrobial stewardship across all specialties and settings. Course Outline:
    • Introduction and Pre-course Assessment
    • Unit 1: Mechanisms of Microbial Resistance
    • Unit 2: Appropriate Pharmacotherapy
    • Unit 3: ASP in Special Settings
    • Unit 4: Components of an Effective ASP
    • Unit 5: Implementing an Effective ASP
    • Unit 6: Beyond Culture and Sensitivity: the future of ASP, Microbiology and Infection Control
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