15 Preventing Central Line-Associated Bloodstream Infections (CLABSI)

Friday, March 19, 2010: 7:00 AM-8:20 AM
Regency V (Hyatt Regency Atlanta)
CME Credits: 1.25
Type: Oral
Summary: This session will review recent advances in the understanding of pathogenesis of CLABSI and discuss evidence-based methods to reduce risk of CLABSI, with special emphasis on selection of central venous catheters and use of antimicrobial locks. Attendees will have the opportunity to interact with experts during small group session.
Learning Objectives:
7:00 AM
David Warren, MD, Washington University School of Medicine
7:25 AM
Naomi O'Grady, MD, National Institutes of Health