AAOS MSIS 2018 Specialty Day
New Orleans, Louisiana United States
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the Musculoskeletal Infection Society.
The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should clamonly the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Upon completion of this educational activity, learners should be able to:
• Discuss the most recent CDC Guidelines for prevention of surgical site infections and their rationale.
• Better manage the clinical issues related to the care of musculoskeletal infections in people who inject drugs and how to respond to these issues.
• Understand the clinical importance of quantitatively significant reduced antimicrobial susceptibility of pathogens in tissue-based bacterial biofilms.
Morial Convention Center Room 207