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“Acute Management of Nonprescription Drug Overdose”

HealthTrust presents..."Acute Management of Nonprescription Drug Overdose" https://share.vidyard.com/watch/WJwgH7MBhvtHjaLzne7han?   Download the content. Drug overdose and subsequent poisoning can happen from accidental ingestion, therapeutic use or intentional overdose. Drug overdose deaths rose by 51% from 2019 to 2021 with more than 106,000 drug overdose deaths reported in 2021. In 2021, U.S. poison centers were contacted regarding […]

“Treating Ulcerative Colitis in the Acute Care Setting”

HealthTrust presents..."Treating Ulcerative Colitis in the Acute Care Setting" https://share.vidyard.com/watch/i1SnX3thK8fYoq3dR2NbTD?   Download the content. Pharmacotherapy for the acute management of refractory ulcerative colitis flares is limited. High doses of steroids and immunosuppressants are the mainstay of therapy. In many refractory cases, surgical resection and ostomy formation are the only options.Current ulcerative colitis guidelines published in […]

“Don’t Be A Pain! An Update on the Pharmacological Management of Migraine”

HealthTrust presents..."Don't Be A Pain! An Update on the Pharmacological Management of Migraine" https://share.vidyard.com/watch/6ZZDZXy9DLbM2VRt4JrPbs? Download the content. Migraine is a common neurological disease that can heavily impact the ability to perform daily activities. Many medications are available to either help relieve acute migraines or prevent their onset, with newer agents being developed and entering the […]

“Preventing Bloodstream Infections in the Vascular Access Patient: Addressing Intraluminal and Extraluminal VAD Contamination”

HMP Global and 3M Health Care*, Medical Solutions Division present..."Preventing Bloodstream Infections in the Vascular Access Patient: Addressing Intraluminal and Extraluminal VAD Contamination" Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Identify various sources of contamination that increase risks leading to catheter bloodstream infection Explore clinical challenges associated with VAD […]

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On-Demand Program: “Leveraging Compression Therapy for Reducing Lower Extremity Edema”

3M*Healthcare Academy and HMP Education present..."Leveraging Compression Therapy for Reducing Lower Extremity Edema" Join our presenters to discuss strategies for Reducing Lower Extremity Edema. Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be able to: Recognize the critical importance of compression therapy as the cornerstone of VLU management Review best practices in compression […]

“Does the Nose Know? The Value of MRSA Nares Swab in Skin & Soft Tissue Infections”

HealthTrust presents..."Does the Nose Know? The Value of MRSA Nares Swab in Skin & Soft Tissue Infections" https://share.vidyard.com/watch/Dkot3G4id5nBiTAtVm5LAG?   Download the content. Staphylococcus aureus is known to be colonized in the nares, throat, axillae, rectum, and groin. Colonization with Staphylococcus aureus often precedes clinical infection. The methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) nasal polymerase chain reaction (PCR) is […]

On-Demand Program: “Leveraging Collagen with Oxidized Regenerated Cellulose (ORC) & Silver & NPWT”

3M* Health Care & HMP Education* present an…On-demand program: "Leveraging Collagen with Oxidized Regenerated Cellulose (ORC) & Silver & NPWT" Learning Objectives  |  After participating in this activity, learners should be better able to: Examine the clinical impact of Collagen with Oxidized Regenerated Cellulose (ORC) and Silver in the wound environment Explain the clinical significance of […]

“Barbiturates are Back-An Update on the Inpatient Management of Acute Alcohol Withdrawal”

HealthTrust presents..."Barbiturates are Back-An Update on the Inpatient Management of Acute Alcohol Withdrawal" https://share.vidyard.com/watch/h3d82Fdbgg6CT8as5yCh7K?   Download the content. The current mainstay of treatment for acute alcohol withdrawal syndrome is benzodiazepines. However, there is an ample amount of evidence that is supporting the use of transitioning back to barbiturates. Clinicians need to be aware of the […]

“Review of Rapid Sequence Intubation & Medication Controversies”

HealthTrust presents..."Review of Rapid Sequence Intubation & Medication Controversies" https://share.vidyard.com/watch/BSTz1ogEHR7r1e9g6nLYM9? Download the content. The presenter will review the clinical importance of Rapid Sequence Intubation (RSI) and highlight the available literature surrounding the medications involved in rapid sequence intubation. Pharmacists and the nursing staff play a vital role in this process and the objective of this […]

“Who’s the Real Alfa? Andexanet Alfa versus 4F-PCC for Direct Oral Anticoagulants (DOAC) Reversal”

HealthTrust presents..."Who's the Real Alfa? Andexanet Alfa versus 4F-PCC for Direct Oral Anticoagulants (DOAC) Reversal" https://share.vidyard.com/watch/FVaREFfnR9binX4kkNX7fm? Download the content Before approval of andexanet alfa (Andexxa), off-label treatment with 4-factor prothrombin complex concentrate (4F-PCC) was the unquestioned first line therapy for the management of life-threatening hemorrhages related to the use of direct oral anticoagulants (DOAC). The […]