Volume 3, Issue 12: Emerging Pathogens in Cystic Fibrosis- PODCAST
e-Cystic Fibrosis Review is a monthly CE series for nurses, nurse practitioners, and others involved in the care of patients with Cystic Fibrosis. It provides updates on the latest research, best practices, and issues currently under debate, as well as a concise review of relevant journal literature.
(Volume 3, Issue 12)
Nurses and health care professionals involved in the care of patients with Cystic Fibrosis.
After participating in this activity, the participant will demonstrate the ability to:
Discuss the evidence for potential treatment options in patients with CF, with new and/or persistent MRSA infection.
Describe the evidence for potential treatments options in CF patients with Mycobacterium abscessus and Burkholderia cenocepacia infection.
Discuss ongoing studies to address the current knowledge gap in treatment of MRSA infection in patients with CF.
Elliott C Dasenbrook, MD, MHS
Assistant Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics
The Connie and Jim Brown Chair in Pediatric Pulmonary Survivorship
Associate Director, Adult Cystic Fibrosis Program
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
University Hospitals Case Medical Center
Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital
- 0.50 ANCC