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What's New for Antibiotics in the NICU?

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Overview / Abstract:

Learning Objectives:‚Äč
Describe the goals of antimicrobial therapy.
Describe how dosing is modified to achieve the goals of antimicrobial therapy.
Describe dosing guidelines of medication used to treat infants with serious infections.


Nov 02, 2018


Nurse Practitioner , Nursing CNE, Pharmacy CPE, Physician CME





Credits / Hours

1.25 hours, Rx=.75



Presenters / Authors / Faculty

Kelly C. Wade MD, PhD, MSCE
Attending Neonatologist
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
CHOP Newborn Care at Pennsylvania Hospital
Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Associate Director of Therapeutics and Education
Perelman School of Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Activity Specialities / Related Topics

Pharmacology, Perinatology, Pediatrics, Medication Safety, Antibiotics / Anti-Infectives

Keywords / Search Terms

Contemporary Forums Online NICU, antimicrobial therapy, preterm infants, infection, dosing, medication

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