NOV 11, 2019 11:00 AM PST

Optimizing Antimicrobial Stewardship by Combining Multiplex PCR and Biomarker Results in Patients with Sepsis

Sponsored by: bioMérieux Inc
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Abstract

DATE: November 11, 2019
TIME: 11:00am PST

This webinar will explore how using VIDAS® B•R•A•H•M•S PCT™ (procalcitonin) and BIOFIRE® FILMARRAY® Blood Culture Identification Panel results can optimize antimicrobial stewardship in patients with sepsis.

 

Learning Objectives:

  • Discuss how to reduce antibiotic exposure with highly predictive low procalcitonin levels and positive highly multiplexed blood culture identification panel results                       
  • Explain the high incidence of unnecessary antibiotics in viral infections  

 

Webinars will be available for unlimited on-demand viewing after live event.

 

LabRoots is approved as a provider of continuing education programs in the clinical laboratory sciences by the ASCLS P.A.C.E. ® Program. By attending this webinar, you can earn 1 Continuing Education credit once you have viewed the webinar in its entirety.

 


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NOV 11, 2019 11:00 AM PST

Optimizing Antimicrobial Stewardship by Combining Multiplex PCR and Biomarker Results in Patients with Sepsis

Sponsored by: bioMérieux Inc


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