Sunday, March 21, 2010: 7:00 AM-8:20 AM
Hanover E (Hyatt Regency Atlanta)
CME Credits: 1.25
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:
- Identify challenges in SSI surveillance.
- Discuss modifiable risk factors for and current strategies to prevent SSIs.
- Discuss and critique global initiatives to prevent SSIs.