98 Surgical Site Infections (SSIs) (Repeated Session)

Sunday, March 21, 2010: 7:00 AM-8:20 AM
Hanover E (Hyatt Regency Atlanta)
CME Credits: 1.25
Type: Oral
Summary: SSIs are a major cause of preventable morbidity and mortality. This session will work to make attendees aware of the current challenges in monitoring SSIs, and methods for preventing them. The session will approach the subject from a global perspective.
Learning Objectives:
7:00 AM
E. Patchen Dellinger, MD, University of Washington Medical Center
7:40 AM
Deborah Yokoe, MD, Brigham and Women's Hospital