UPDATE 5/15/2020 – COVID-19: Keeping Up With A Moving Target
In this update for clinicians caring for patients with COVID-19, Sue Hansen, MSN, RN discusses the basics of PPE:
- The pros and cons of different types of PPE
- What to wear and when?
- Precautions to avoid transmissions of COVID-19
- Aerosol-generating procedures
- Caring for COVID-19 patients at home
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6/9/2021 - In the Pipeline Therapeutics
6/9/2021 - COVID-19: In the Pipeline TherapeuticsIn this on-demand video webinar, Dr. Paul Auwaerter discusses potential COVID-19 treatments currently in the pipeline. Topics: *Outpatient treatments: inhaled remdesivir, oral antivirals, inhaled budesonide, and monoclonal antibodies *Inpatient treatments:lenzilumab,baricitinib, and dexamethasone *Clinical progression, risk factors, and home care for COVID-19 patientsPost-test for CME/CE credit:https://covid19.dkbmed.com/multispecialty/6-9-21-episode/evalAccess our resource center, download webinar slides, and claim credit athttps://covid19.dkbmed.com/multispecialtyPresenting faculty: Paul G. Auwaerter, MD, MBA, FIDSAPast President of the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA)Professor of Medicine at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
6/4/2021 - ECMO Therapy
Arron Berry, RN, BSN, CCRN, PHRN, CFRNdiscusses ECMO therapy for COVID-19 patients. Topics: *When to consider ECMO therapy *The two types of ECMO for COVID-19 patients *Can patients bepronedwhile on ECMO? *Is there increased risk of clotting the ECMO circuit in patients with COVID-19?Post-test forCME/CE credit:https://covid19.dkbmed.com/multispecialty/6-4-21-episode/evalAccess our resource center, download webinar slides, and claim credit athttps://covid19.dkbmed.com/Presentingfaculty:Arron Berry, RN, BSN, CCRN, PHRN, CFRN, Johns Hopkins – Lifeline Critical Care Transport, Nurse Clinician III
5-26-2021 - Q&A
Dr. Paul Auwaerter answers your COVID-19 questions. Topics: *News on theB.1.617variant and vaccine effectiveness against it *Discussion of booster immunizations *Methods to encourage adolescent vaccination *Famotidine and other treatments for mild to moderate COVID-19 *Referring rural residents for infusion therapy *Defining “Long COVID” and how to prevent itPost-test for CME/CE credit:https://covid19.dkbmed.com/multispecialty/5-26-21-episode/evalAccess our resource center, download webinar slides, and claim credit athttps://covid19.dkbmed.com/multispecialtyPresentingfaculty:Paul G. Auwaerter, MD, MBA, FIDSAPast President of the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA)Professor of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine