Infection, FUO and antbx use in the ICU

Antibiotic Therapy in the Critically Ill

*Please take the quiz below the video to receive credit.

Objectives

  1. Discuss common pathogenic organisms and the classes of antibiotics used to target them
  2. Describe initial empiric antibiotic choices based on location and infection type.
  3. Discuss common mechanisms of resistance and reasons for antibiotic failure.

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Lecture

Quiz

Antibiotics Part 1


Antibiotics in the ICU Part II

*Please take the quiz below the video to receive credit.

Objectives

  1. Apply Vancomycin and aminoglycoside dosing nomograms to patient care
  2. Facilitate the development of patient-specific pharmacokinetic monitoring plans

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Lecture

Quiz

Antibiotics Quiz Part II