Antimicrobials: introduction to prescribing
A course on antimicrobials prescribing in a hospital setting.
This activity has been approved for 2 (Category 2) points in the RACGP QI&CPD Program for the 2017–2019 triennium (activity number 91693).
This activity has been accredited for 1 Core point in the ACRRM PD Program for the 2017–2019 triennium (activity code: 9020).
Recognised for the Practice Incentives Program Quality Prescribing Incentive (PIP QPI)
Developed in collaboration with the Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care (ACSQHC), this module deals with antimicrobials prescribing in a hospital setting.
This course focuses on and provides an opportunity to reinforce your knowledge of appropriate antimicrobial prescribing. You will treat Mrs Clark, a 60-year-old retired teacher, who has been referred to the emergency department by her GP with fever, generalized myalgia, left loin pain and irritative lower urinary tract symptoms.