97 Refining Definitions for Ventilator-Associated Respiratory Infections

Monday, April 4, 2011: 7:00 AM-8:20 AM
Senators Lecture Hall (Hilton Anatole)
CME Credits: 1.25
Registration Code: M20
Type: Meet-the-Consultants
Summary: This session will address the challenges and considerations in defining ventilator-associated pneumonia and other ventilator-associated lower respiratory infections for surveillance purposes.
Learning Objectives:
7:00 AM
Michael Klompas, MD, MPH, Harvard Medical School
7:15 AM
Shelley S. Magill, MD, PhD, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention