Podcastserie: Infectious thinking
In de Engelstalige podcastserie ‘Infectious Thinking – Connecting Expertise’ zijn professor Philippe Montravers en Dr Camilla Rodrigues in gesprek met internationale experts over MDR-infecties en het behandelen van ernstig zieke patiënten.
Act fast against CRE
How do you tackle complicated intra-abdominal infections (cIAIs) caused by carbapenem-resistant Enterobacterales (CRE) in high-risk patients? Alongside hosts Professor Philippe Montravers and Dr Camilla Rodrigues, expert guest Professor Alex Soriano explores the challenges of treating cIAIs caused by CRE, the associated multidrug-resistant organism risk factors, and the ideal sweet spot for length of treatment.
The growing threat of AMR
Antimicrobial resistance (AMR), the silent pandemic waiting to be heard. Alongside hosts Professor Philippe Montravers and Dr Camilla Rodrigues, expert guest Professor Peter Hawkey explores the development and spread of AMR, why it should be managed like a chronic disease and how stewardship and rapid diagnostics could be the answer to fighting back.
VAP’s Happening, now what?!
How has COVID-19 impacted ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) incidence in intensive care units? Alongside hosts Professor Philippe Montravers and Dr Camilla Rodrigues, expert guest Professor Antonio Torres discusses the epidemiology and risk factors behind VAP, common causative pathogens and their resistance mechanisms and the clinical decision-making processes in COVID-19 patients with VAP caused by multidrug resistant (MDR) P. aeruginosa.