Infectious Diseases -I (ACOG Course)

The focus of this training program is the prevention of infections after gynecologic and obstetric procedures.

Infectious Diseases -I (ACOG Course)
  • Rs.7,500

COURSE DESCRIPTION

The ACOG eModule, Infectious Diseases – I, was developed specifically as a learning resource for the practicing obstetrician–gynecologist. In the United States alone, more than 2 million gynecologic and obstetric surgical procedures are performed each year. Surgical site infection remains the most common surgical complication and the third most frequently reported nosocomial infection among hospitalized patients.

After completing this course, you should be able to:
1. Identify and prevent surgical site infections after gynecologic and obstetric procedures;
2. Diagnose and manage gynecologic and obstetric postoperative infections; and
3. Explain the treatment of urinary tract infections.

REQUIREMENTS

The target audience are obstetrician–gynecologists.

CURRICULUM

1. Prevention of Surgical Site Infections After Gynecologic and Obstetric Procedures
2. The Diagnosis and Treatment of Obstetric and Gynecologic Postoperative Infections
3. Urinary Tract Infections