Fall Clinics - 2014 PowerPoint Presentations

Antimicrobial Stewardship 2014 New Oral Anticoagulants
Diabetic Foot Osteomyelitis Best articles of 2013-2014

Montrose Duration 2014

Sexually Transmitted Infections

Care of The Hospitalized Elderly

Guerrilla Leadership



Antimicrobial Stewardship 2014

Description:

• Describe the role of antibiotic use in the
development of resistance
• Review toxicity of commonly used antibiotics
• Understand the prevalence and clinical impact
of carbapenem resistant enterobacteriaceae
• State the prognosis antimicrobial resistant
Staph aureus infections

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Diabetic Foot Osteomyelitis

Description:

•Recognize patients at risk for diabetic foot infections
•Design a diagnostic work-up for diabetic foot osteomyelitis
•State the principles of management of diabetic foot infections

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Montrose Duration 2014

Description:

•Assist patients with decision-making about duration of anticoagulation by providing information about:
– risk of recurrent venous thrombosis
– risk of complications of therapy (bleeding)
•Decide if hypercoagulabile testing will be useful for a patient

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New Oral Anticoagulants

Description:

  • Describe the basic characteristics of new oral anticoagulants (OACs)
  • Recognize potential candidates for new anticoagulants for atrial fibrillation and treatment of venous thrombosis

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Best articles of 2013-2014

Description:

Top Medical Journal Articles of 2013 What is old is new… and what is new is old once more

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Sexually Transmitted Infections

Description:

  • ›Who gets STIs
  • ›Diagnosis
  • ›Cases, treatment scenarios
  • ›Treatment, antibiotic resistance
  • ›The future


Care of The Hospitalized Elderly

Description:

1. Use simple screening tools for cognitive impairment, delirium, and fall risk.

2. Recognize steps the individual clinician and system can take to reduce hazards of hospitalization.

3. Apply new updates to inappropriate therapy for the elderly

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Guerilla Leadership

 

Description:

Vision

Quality

Culture

Teams

 

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