Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt Infections in Adult Patients
Diana L. Wells, PharmD, BCPS, John M. Allen, PharmD, BCPS
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Learning Objectives

At the completion of this program, you will be able to:
  • List 3 risk factors for ventriculoperitoneal (VP) shunt infection.
  • Recognize the different types of pathogens involved with early versus late VP shunt infections.
  • Describe 2 methods of antibiotic prophylaxis for preventing VP shunt infection.

Continuing Education Information

Total Contact Hours: 1.00
Pharma Hours: 0.0
Synergy Cat: A
Test Expires: 1/1/2017


Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt Infections in Adult Patients

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