In this VETgirl online veterinary CE webinar, Dr. Katrina Viviano, DVM, PhD, DACVIM, DACVCP will discuss the current challenges associated with antimicrobial use, focusing on antimicrobial use in veterinary medicine, antimicrobial stewardship, and evidence-based prescribing. Lastly, an antimicrobial drug update will focus on the few new and uncommonly used antimicrobials (e.g., pradofloxacin, cefovecin, minocycline, chloramphenicol, and nitrofurantoin) that have emerged over the past 10 years in the treatment of bacterial infections in dogs and cats.
Topic: Antibiotic stewardship: When to use the right drug
Speaker: Dr. Katrina Viviano, DACVIM, DACVP
Date: Delivered: Thursday, August 17, 2017
Time: 7-8:30pm EST (6-7:30pm CST, 5-6:30pm MST) - Need time zone help? CLICK HERE
Total RACE-approved CE credit hours: 1.5 hours
RACE Program #: 785-34500
Cost: FREE for ELITE members, otherwise $50/1.5 CE Credits
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RACE-CE provider name: VETgirl, LLC
RACE Provider number: 785
RACE Program number: 34500
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