This e-learning resource aims to heighten awareness of contemporary approaches to antimicrobial management and issues relating to clinical effectiveness, patient safety and the reduction of bacterial resistance.
Target audience includes all practitioners involved in the clinical managment of patients with infection and in clinical decision making in relation to antibiotic prescribing specifically:
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The elearning modules available are:
All learners should complete the introductory module called "Antibiotic Prescribing for Today's Practitioners" first and then select any of the clinical case based vignettes which deliver key points relating to antibiotic prescribing in acute and community settings.
There are five short clinical case based vignettes to choose from from the list below.
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