Online Education | Wound Care Update 2013 - Wounds, Bugs and Drugs: When to Treat and With What

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Wounds, Bug and Drugs

This online module focuses on the management of wounds and antibiotics, the diabetic foot and the emergence of community-acquired MRSA. Content details are listed in the learning objectives below.

Target Audience

For nurses, nurse practitioners, physical therapists, and other interested healthcare professionals in all settings including acute, ambulatory, home health, hospice, long-term, rehabilitation and transitional care

Objectives for Learning Outcomes

After taking this course, you will be better able to:

  • Discuss indications for antimicrobial therapy in patients with wounds.
  • Describe when to consider osteomyelitis underlying a wound and diagnostic approach.
  • Discuss management of diabetic foot.

Additional Information

Audio and Video
Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 1.20 Contact hours

Timothy H. Dellit, MD
Associate Medical Director, Infection Control, HMC

Available Credit

  • 1.20 Contact hours


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FlashPlayer and Adobe Acrobat Reader.

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