A New Way to Look at Catheter-Related Infections

Speciality Classification
General Practice ( GP ) / Family Medicine
Start Date
19-May-2020
Location
Online
End Date
23-Feb-2023
Delivery
Online
Duration
34 minutes
Lecture Overview

Central venous catheter care is imperative to ensure patients are free from any infection. Having finished her PhD, Dr Nicole Gavin presents findings from her research paper. She explores the fundamental principles of infection prevention when administering parenteral nutrition.

 

Educators

 

Nicole Gavin

Dr Nicole Gavin is an experienced haematology and bone marrow transplant nurse and a nurse research at the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital. Her main research interest is infection in patients diagnosed with cancer. Infection is the leading cause of death for people with cancer despite advances in treatment and supportive care leading to long-term survival. Nicole’s PhD investigates how microorganisms grow in intravenous solutions in central venous access devices. See Educator Profile

Type
Online Learning
Delivery
Online
Title
A New Way to Look at Catheter-Related Infections
Speciality Classification
General Practice ( GP ) / Family Medicine
Location
ONLINE
Provider Type
Education Provider
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