Event Categories Archives: Other Programs of Interest

Skin and Nail Changes in the Diabetic Foot


  • March 11, 2021
    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Skin and Nail Changes in the Diabetic Foot Speaker: Dr. Donald Wollheim MD, FAPWCA, WCC, DWC, Clinical Instructor Approximately half of all patients with diabetes will experience dermatological changes during the course of their disease. Recognizing changes and instituting prompt management plans can assist in prevention of diabetic foot ulcerations. This webinar explores (more…)

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The Role of Enhanced Pathogen Detection in the Management of Septic Pneumonia Patients


  • Septic Pneumonia Patients
    March 30, 2021
    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Twehe clinical use of multiplex PCR platforms, like the Biofire® Filmarray® Pneumonia (PN) in CAP patients dramatically increases the frequency of detection of potential viral and bacterial pathogens. The companion use of biomarkers, like VIDAS® B•R•A•H•M•S™ PCT™ to measure serum procalcitonin levels helps adjudicate whether the detected potential pathogens are colonizing or invading. The combination (more…)

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