99 Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia (VAP)

Sunday, March 21, 2010: 7:00 AM-8:20 AM
Cairo (Hyatt Regency Atlanta)
CME Credits: 1.25
Type: Oral
Summary: Ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) is one of the most common and serious infections that patients can acquire in the intensive care unit. Two experts in the field will discuss strategies to prevent these infections and thereby prevent morbidity and mortality associated with VAP.
Learning Objectives:
7:00 AM
Michael Klompas, MD, MPH, Harvard Medical School
7:40 AM
Wolfgang A. Krueger, Tübingen University Hospital