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Faculty

Krish C. Dewan, BS

Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio

Karan S. Dewan, BS

Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio

Suparna M. Navale, MS, MPH

Department of Population and Quantitative Health Sciences, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio

Steven M. Gordon, MD

Department of Infectious Disease, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio

Lars G. Svensson, MD, PhD

Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery,
Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio

A. Marc Gillinov, MD

Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery,
Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio

Jeffrey B. Rich, MD

Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio

Faisal Bakaeen, MD

Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio

Edward G. Soltesz, MD, MPH

Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio

Accredited by

The Society of Thoracic Surgeons

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Course Description

After reading this article, the learner should be able to:
- identify characteristics placing patient at risk for MRSA carriage.
- assess the value of adding screening to their practice.
- recognize conditions related to increased mortality in patients colonized with MRSA.
- recognize characteristics elated to increased risk of post-operative MRSA infections.

Activity Details

Credit Types:CME
Credit Amount:1.00 Credits
Release Date:2020-Sep-01
Expiration Date:2022-Sep-01
Estimated Time for Completion:1 hour
Registration Required:Yes
Cost:$0.00-$572.00
System Requirements:
CMEs are free for The Annals subscribers.
Subscribe to the journal for $572.00 USD/yr.

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