MRSA Pneumonia Made Easy! Symptoms, Treatment, Risk Factors
 

ARE YOU PREPARED TO DIAGNOSE & TREAT MRSA PNEUMONIA?

Join Dr. Seheult as he concisely explains and illustrates the key concepts of MRSA pneumonia (Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus). Understand the epidemiology, pathophysiology, and MRSA treatment guidelines.



WHAT YOU'll RECEIVE FROM THIS COURSE:

  • Review of the key differences between MSSA, MRSA, hospital-acquired and community-acquired MRSA
  • Understand the key risk factors for MRSA
  • Virulence factors that typically make community-acquired MRSA worse than hospital-acquired pneumonia
  • CXR (chest x-ray) and CT findings for MRSA pneumonia
  • Clinical decision making and diagnosis of MRSA
  • Compare Vancomycin and Linezolid for primary treatment options of MRSA pneumonia
  • Telavancin pros and cons and how efficacy compares with Vancomycin
  • Why a variety of medications may not be ready for primary consideration for MRSA
  • Specific treatment considerations for the virulent community-acquired MRSA
  • Quiz questions to reinforce core concepts and help you study
  • 1 year of unlimited access on up to 3 devices
Course Contents
  • Introduction, Resistance Factors, Epidemiology, Risk Factors (Free Trial) free trial
  • Quiz 1
  • Radiology, Steps of the Work up, Treatment
  • Quiz 2
  • Treatment Part 2
  • Quiz 3
  • Case Study
  • Quiz 4

    DR. SAYED MOHAMMAD

    ERIK KEIM (Medical Student)

    ROBERT KANOUSE (Pharmacy Student)

    SANJEEV KUMAR, MD

    Nice

    APPLE LINARIO

    Explained very clearly!

    EVELYN ONGECHI

    HUMBERTO RIOS, MD

    Amazing review and best criteria to choose correct therapy

    JILL FOUNTAIN, Pharmacist

    ARNO ROETERINK, MD

    Helped me to better understand MRSA pneumonia The second treatment video with all the alternative agents can improve, perhaps make a smaller selection of agents to discuss

    REGHU KURIAN, MD

    Very nice lecture, up to date, and very practical for us who work in ICU keep up the good work and please add more lectures on these common areas we come across in ICU


  • Quadruple Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine.

  • Over 20 years teaching experience as both an exam preparation instructor and an assistant professor of medicine.

  • Experience as a medical director for both a Southern California Physician Assistant Program and a Respiratory Therapy Program.



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