ESICM Academy: browse the Infection eModules
Academy eModules are electronic books grouped into categories. They contain updated, peer-reviewed, evidence-based training material. ESICM Academy is accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME).
If you are an ESICM member, you can access for free all the courses available on the Academy. This month, we bring to your attention all the eModules related to the Infection Section.
Preventing Infection in the immunocompromised patient
This module will discuss pros and cons of infection prevention measures in the ICU, and how they can protect the immunocompromised patient, as well as how to identify the most important and effective intervention for reducing infection in the ICU.
Infection prevention and control
This module reviews the scale of the problem of antimicrobial resistance and nosocomial infection, the methods for recognising and detecting infection, and their management and prevention. It will also place particular emphasis on antibiotic stewardship and the responsibilities of both individuals and organisations in preventing these conditions which cause significant morbidity and mortality.
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