Update on Endocarditis and Endovascular Infections

Start Date : March 20, 2018
End Date : March 23, 2018
Time : 12:00 pm to1:00 pm

Phone : +49 251 8355358
Email : kahl@uni-muenster.de

Location :
University Hospital Münster, Albert-Schweitzer-Straße 33, 48149 Munster, Germany


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Course Objectives: 

To provide to postgraduate microbiologists and infectious disease physicians an updated overview of: 


* the pathogenesis of intravascular infections including infective endocarditis (IE) and cardiovascular implantable. 

* electronic device (CIED) infections caused especially by staphylococci and some other pathogens (e.g. Coxiella burnetii). 

* epidemiology. 

* improvement of diagnostic clinical and microbiological procedures. 

* the best imaging techniques for IE and bloodstream infections. 

* optimized antimicrobial therapy. 

* antibiotic prophylaxis for IE. 

* choosing the right animal model for research. 


There will be two sessions to present and discuss clinical cases with infectious disease experts. 


Category: Classes / Courses | Professional Training | Science, Health & Medicine.


Sub-Categories: Conferences | Science, Health & Medicine. 



Registration Fee EUR for ESCMID members (Full Membership/Young Scientist Membership): EUR 850,

Registration Fee EUR all others: EUR 950.

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