WHAT: Free Continuing Education Webinars from CDC for Healthcare Providers. CE is available! There are no fees for CE.
WHEN: August 29, 2016 : Invasive Nontuberculous Mycobacterium Infections Associated with Exposure to Heater-Cooler Units during Cardiac Surgery
WHY: Recent reports of suggest that heater-cooler units used in cardiopulmonary bypass procedures, are putting patients at risk for invasive nontuberculous mycobacterium (NTM) infections. CDC offering expert panel to discuss
- Clinical manifestations, diagnosis, and treatment strategies
- Risk identification and mitigation strategies