94 Practical Control of K. pneumoniae and Acinetobacter

Sunday, March 21, 2010: 7:00 AM-8:20 AM
International North (Hyatt Regency Atlanta)
CME Credits: 1.25
Type: Oral
Summary: Multidrug-resistant K. pneumoniae and Acinetobacter pose significant infection control challenges in healthcare settings around the world; however, there are many reports highlighting successful approaches in curtailing the transmission of these pathogens. This session will focus on practical approaches that have proven successful in limiting the transmission of these resistant pathogens.
Learning Objectives:
7:00 AM
Yehuda Carmelli, MD, MPH, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center
7:40 AM
Vickie Brown, RN, MPH, CIC, University of North Carolina Health Care