Infectious Disease CE Activities

RMEI DECISION SUPPORT AIDS

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Navigating Nontuberculous Mycobacteria Lung Disease

This Decision Support Aid serves as a quick reference to help clinicians to apply information to their daily practice and care of patients. Nontuberculous mycobacterial lung disease (NTM-LD) is challenging and often delayed due to non-specific symptoms, indolent disease course, and similarities to tuberculosis and other lung diseases; several barriers to its treatment also persist.
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Diagnostic and Susceptibility Testing for Nontuberculous Mycobacterial Lung Diseases

This Decision Support Aid serves as a quick reference to help clinicians to apply information to their daily practice and care of patients. Nontuberculous mycobacterial lung disease (NTM-LD) is a challenging infection that is becoming increasingly prevalent and continues to be a growing concern.
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Considering Therapies for Influenza Treatment and Post-Exposure in Children

This Decision Support Aid serves as a quick reference to help clinicians apply information to their daily practice and care of patients.

LATEST INFECTIOUS DISEASE ARTICLES

RSS Latest Infectious Disease Articles
  • Pre–Covid-19, SARS-CoV-2–Negative Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children November 30, 2023
    A study suggests that prepandemic and SARS-CoV-2–negative cases that are indistinguishable from MIS-C are characterized by Vβ21.3+ T-cell expansion and may be triggered by other pathogens.
    Sarah Benezech, Liliane Khoryati, Jade Cognard, Stejara A. Netea, Taushif Khan, Marion Moreews, Kahina Saker, Jean-Marie De Guillebon, Samira Khaldi-Plassart, Rémi Pescarmona, Sebastien Viel, Christophe Malcus, Magali Perret, Meriadeg Ar Gouilh, Astrid Vabret, Fabienne Venet, Solenn Remy, Emilie Chopin, Gérard Lina, François Vandenesch, Noëmi Rousseaux, Paul Bastard, Shen-Ying Zhang, Jean-Laurent Casanova, Sophie Trouillet-Assant, Thierry Walzer, Taco W. Kuijpers, Etienne Javouhey, Olivier Dauwalder, Nico Marr, Alexandre Belot
  • Case 37-2023: A 29-Year-Old Man with Sickle Cell Disease and Right Hip Pain November 30, 2023
    A 29-year-old man with sickle cell disease, which had been complicated by vaso-occlusive events and osteonecrosis leading to hip arthroplasty, was admitted because of hip pain. A diagnosis was made.
    Sharl S. Azar, F. Joseph Simeone, Jana Jarolimova, E. Zachary Nussbaum
  • Inhaled Amikacin to Prevent Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia November 30, 2023
    In a randomized trial involving critically ill patients who had undergone mechanical ventilation for 3 days, a 3-day course of inhaled amikacin reduced the burden of ventilator-associated pneumonia.
    Stephan Ehrmann, François Barbier, Julien Demiselle, Jean-Pierre Quenot, Jean-Etienne Herbrecht, Damien Roux, Jean-Claude Lacherade, Mickaël Landais, Philippe Seguin, David Schnell, Anne Veinstein, Philippe Gouin, Sigismond Lasocki, Qin Lu, Gaëtan Beduneau, Martine Ferrandiere, Gaëtan Plantefève, Claire Dahyot-Fizelier, Nader Chebib, Emmanuelle Mercier, Nathalie Heuzé-Vourc’h, Renaud Respaud, Nicolas Gregoire, Denis Garot, Mai-Anh Nay, Ferhat Meziani, Pascal Andreu, Raphaël Clere-Jehl, Noémie Zucman, Marie-Ange Azaïs, Marjorie Saint-Martin, Charlotte Salmon Gandonnière, Dalila Benzekri, Hamid Merdji, Elsa Tavernier, the Reva and CRICS-TRIGGERSEP F-CRIN Research Networks

RMEI LIGHTNING TALKS

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4 Years, 16 Live & Online Activities, 6000+ Clinicians: What we've learned so far

RMEI has released pairings of live and online programs approximately twice per year since 2016 grouped into “phases” which share clinical areas of focus and are based on findings from the previous phase of education. In total, 16 activities have launched to date with 4 activities currently live. The purpose of this analysis is to better understand the impact of multi-year iterative education on a clinical audience. Presented at: Society for Academic CME (SACME), virtual, February 2021; Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), virtual, April 2021.
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Effectiveness of 5-year IBD Provider Online Educational Intervention Program

There is considerable practice variability among providers caring for inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) patients. Limited data exists on the effectiveness of educational interventions targeting IBD providers to address these gaps. We report outcomes for a 5-year provider education training program which culminated in an enduring online education resource and clinical decision support tool.