Bloodborne infections in the ED – July 9th

Bloodborne infections in the ED – July 9th

 

Learning Outcomes:

  • Explore the reasons for a patient presenting to the ED with blood borne infection
  • Discuss critical decision-making in the evaluation of a patient with a suspected blood borne infection
  • Understand the use and role of medication to assist in the treatment of these disease states
  • Describe the considerations in special populations of patients with a suspected blood borne infection