New Antibiotics

Return to all Emergency and Urgent Care sessions.

Estimated time to complete session: 45min.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:

1. Discuss newly approved antibiotics, using the STEPS approach – safety, tolerability, efficacy, price, and simplicity.
2. Provide patient counseling and education on the proper use of antibiotics, including dosage timing, duration of treatment, and reasons why they may not be necessary.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
05/22/2020

Paul D. Simmons, MD, FAAFP, Family Physician, Western Colorado Physicians Group, Grand Junction

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
05/22/2020
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