We sat down for a virtual interview with Katherine Perez, PharmD, BCPS, Director of Antimicrobial Stewardship at bioMérieux, to learn about best practices that can achieve optimal care and improved antimicrobial use in septic patients.
Sepsis in the NICU: The Need for Diagnostics and Dedicated Antimicrobial Stewardship Teams
Providers must deal with a difficult balancing act in trying to treat suspected sepsis with antibiotic therapy and potentially causing sepsis with the same treatment.
It’s Sepsis Awareness Month—Learn About Sepsis & Help Raise Awareness
Understanding sepsis and its causes can aid in rapid diagnosis and effective treatment, saving lives. Whether or not you are a healthcare professional, you have the chance to make a life-saving impact by helping to raise awareness during Sepsis Awareness Month.
How the PASTEUR Act Could Support Development and Preservation of Life-Saving Antibiotics
See how the PASTEUR Act, a bipartisan House and Senate bill introduced in September 2020, aims to support the development of new antibiotics alongside antimicrobial stewardship.
The Value of Diagnostics in Combatting Antimicrobial Resistance – A Public Health Problem
At this year’s World Anti-Microbial Resistance Congress, Dr. Tristan Timbrook delivered a...