The ACOG eModule: Infectious Diseases was developed specifically as a learning resource for the practicing obstetrician–gynecologist. This second part of the course deals with diagnoses, treatment, and management of infection of Group B Streptococci (GBS), intraamniotic infection, and lactational mastitis.
After completing this course, you should be able to:
1. Explain the epidemiology, clinical significance, pathophysiology, and epidemiologic risk factors of GBS of Group B Streptococci (GBS);
2. Identify the various methods of detecting GBS and other organisms; and the management of GBS in pregnancy;
3. Describe the clinical significance, epidemiology, pathophysiology, screening and prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of intraamniotic infections; and
4. Explain the pathophysiology, diagnosis, management, and emerging issues and controversies of lactational mastitis.
The target audience are obstetrician–gynecologists.
1. Group B Streptococci (GBS)
2. Intraamniotic Infection
3. Lactational Mastitis
Dr Hema G
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