Series Title: CPOs and ME
Module Title: Introduction to CPOs
- Define what a carbapenemase is and the risk factors associated with acquiring one
- Review a few of the carbapenemase genes (their spread and development)
- Assess some CPO’s deemed a public health threat by US CDC
- Discuss IDSA and their treatment guidelines
Target Audience: Providers and practitioners caring for patients at risk of CPO infection.
Training Length: 14 minutes 26 seconds