Nurse Practitioner: Rx Essentials: Antimicrobial Prescribing Update

109.00
Livestream
Other
11/18/2021 8:00AM
1:30PM EST
Instructor: Margaret Fitzgerald
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Location: Livestream
Date: 2021-11-18 to 2021-11-18
Time: 8:00 am - 11:30 am MST
Presenter(s): Dr. Margaret A. Fitzgerald

Designed to demystify antimicrobial prescribing in common bacterial infections including acute bacterial sinusitis, COPD exacerbation, urinary tract infection, and skin and soft tissue infections. Strategies to avoid unnecessary antibiotic use in viral infections, including COVID-19 and acute bronchitis, will be highlighted.

You will learn:

  • The mechanism of action of the most commonly used antibiotics
  • How to most effectively prescribe antibiotics
  • How certain patient characteristics increase the risk of infection with a resistant pathogen

Rx Essentials: Antimicrobial Prescribing Update - Livestream

109.00

Location: Livestream
Date: 2021-11-18 to 2021-11-18
Time: 8:00 am - 11:30 am MST
Presenter(s): Dr. Margaret A. Fitzgerald

Designed to demystify antimicrobial prescribing in common bacterial infections including acute bacterial sinusitis, COPD exacerbation, urinary tract infection, and skin and soft tissue infections. Strategies to avoid unnecessary antibiotic use in viral infections, including COVID-19 and acute bronchitis, will be highlighted.

You will learn:

  • The mechanism of action of the most commonly used antibiotics
  • How to most effectively prescribe antibiotics
  • How certain patient characteristics increase the risk of infection with a resistant pathogen