Macrolide Antibiotics

Des Moines, IA US
May 15, 2012

The purpose of the Pulmonary Critical Care Conference is to provide current information regarding challenges in caring for the hospitalized patient. The series is held monthly and presents a clinical topic or vignette from a pulmonary care case. 

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Target Audience

Physicians, nurses, and other interested health professionals involved in the care of the patient with pulmonary disease.

Learning Objectives

  1. Discuss the pathophysiology and properties of macrolide antibiotics.
  2. Identify indications for use of macrolide antibiotics.
  3. Identify how macrolide antibiotic use in acute lung injury may impact patient outcomes.


Kerry Canady, DO
Chest, Infectious Diseases and Critical Care Associates, P.C. 


Speaker(s) will disclose to attendees the nature of any financial relationships they have with the commercial firms providing support as well as the commercial manufacturers of products and/or the providers of services discussed in their presentations. They will also disclose if any pharmaceuticals or medical procedures and devices discussed are investigational or unapproved for use by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

    Course summary
    Available credit: 
    • 1.00 AOA Category 1­A
    Course opens: 
    Course expires: 
    Event starts: 
    05/15/2012 - 7:00am CDT
    Event ends: 
    05/15/2012 - 8:00am CDT
    Mercy Medical Center - Des Moines
    1111 6th Ave
    Des Moines, IA 50314
    United States

    Continuing Education Credit

    DO: Des Moines University Continuing Medical Education and the AOA Council on Continuing Medical Education approve this program for a maximum of 1.0 hours of AOA Category 1-A CME credit(s).

    Available Credit

    • 1.00 AOA Category 1­A


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