Fisher Healthcare presents…”Using Modern Technology to Surveil, Monitor, and Diagnose Infectious Disease” There is a growing need for accurate and timely information about the status of infectious disease in a community, county or state. Such information will alert physicians, hospital administrators, medical and laboratory directors, and public health agencies, and can enable preventive measures and/or […]
Syndromic Testing: The Key to the Right Diagnosis, the Most Appropriate Therapy, the Best Patient Care
PREVIOUSLY RECORDED: This program will introduce the concept of syndromic testing for the diagnosis of infectious diseases. Topics to be covered will include the disease states for which syndromic testing is applicable and the various roles of syndromic screening, including diagnosis, contributions to antimicrobial stewardship, infection control, epidemiology and surveillance.