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Connie Price, M.D.
Chief Medical Officer
Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, CO
Paul C. Schreckenberger, Ph.D., D(ABBM), F(AAM)
Director, Clinical Microbiology Laboratory
Loyola University Medical Center, Chicago, IL
Jason Pogue, PharmD, BCPS-ID
Clinical Pharmacist, Infectious Diseases
Sinai-Grace Hospital, Detroit Medical Center, Detroit, MI
Learning Lounge Summary:
The MIC result provides exact information to determine which antibiotic is the most targeted and effective in each patient’s clinical situation. Antimicrobial susceptibility results with the MIC are now available in about seven hours from the microbiology laboratory, 1-2 days faster than current methods. This talk will go through patient cases highlighting the clinical impact of rapid MIC.