Aspiration Pneumonia: Coughing up the facts
The CE will review the updated IDSA aspiration pneumonia guidelines and how aspiration pneumonia differs from pneumonitis. The CE will also focus on how these updated guidelines will impact the DRAH recommendations for how to treat this patient population. The CE will be 1 hour in length and offered via Zoom to pharmacists and pharmacy technicians.
- Pharmacy technicians
- Discuss the pathophysiology of aspiration events.
- Distinguish between aspiration pneumonitis and aspiration pneumonia.
- Apply guidelines and primary literature to a patient case.
- 1.00 ACPE - Pharmacist
- 1.00 ACPE - Pharmacy Technician
- 1.00 Attendance