Webinars / Podcasts

Discover the latest webinars / podcasts developed by bioMérieux with leading partners (CIDRAP) and experts in the field.

Value of Diagnostics to Enhance Antimicrobial Stewardship

Presented by Ed Septimus, MD, FIDSA, FACP, FSHEA

Topics covered in the webinar include:

  • the primary goals of an antimicrobial stewardship program (ASP),
  • the basic principles of diagnostic antimicrobial stewardship,
  • the role of procalcitonin (PCT) and syndromic testing in supporting antimicrobial stewardship,
  • the uses, advantages and disadvantages of different types of Rapid Diagnostic Tests (RDTs).

CE credit is available for 1 year for this activity on the ProCE site.

This webinar was hosted by CIDRAP (Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy) and was made possible with grant support from bioMérieux.

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