Reduce antibiotic overuse in respiratory infections Estimated time for completion: 30 minutes (please note that duration may vary between learners)

Strategies to reduce antibiotic overuse in respiratory tract infections through adoption of CRP point of care testing

Target Audience

Physicians, nurses and coordinators working in the emergency department

Learning Goals
  • Overview of the situation in Europe about the use of rapid testing
  • Key findings from the European studies on CRP point of care testing
  • Interventions aimed to reduce unnecessary antibiotic prescribing
  • Role of CRP for the prediction of pneumonia
  • Impact on the use of CRP on antibiotic prescribing
  • Overview of the particular situation in Spain
Specifications
  • Execution Self paced
  • Estimated Duration 30 MINUTES
  • Available for
  • This application provides a verifiable certification when it's completed.
  • Investment Free