284. Controversies in Prosthetic Joint Infections
Sunday, October 8, 2017: 8:00 AM-9:00 AM
Room: 11AB

Learning Objectives:

At the conclusion of this session, participants will be able to:

  • describe methods for diagnosing prosthetic joint infection
  • discuss the relationship between biofilm production and need for surgery to treat prosthetic joint infection

Target Audience: Academicians, Clinicians, Fellows, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infectious diseases physicians, Medical students and residents, Microbiologists, Pharmacists, Researchers, Scientists

Tracks: Adult ID, Pediatric ID

Moderator:  Samuel Shelburne, MD, PhD, MD Anderson Cancer Center

CME Credits: Maximum of 1.00 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

ACPE Credits: ACPE 1 knowledge-based contact hours of pharmacy CE

ACPE Number: 0221-9999-17-324-L01-P


S. Shelburne, None

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