Cellulitis and Cellulitis Mimics

Estimated time to complete session: 60 mins.

Learning Objectives

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

1. Perform a differential for cellulitis vs. cellulitis mimics.

2. Outline the 2014 Infectious Disease Society of American Practice guidelines for the management of cellulitis.

3. Determine the appropriate empiric antibiotics regimen (agent and route) to treat caused by streptococci, and for cellulitis caused by MDRSOs including MRSA.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
04/08/2022

Vu Kiet Tran, MD, MHSC (Ed), MBA, CHE – Emergency Staff, University Health Network, Medical Director, UHN/St-Hilda Partnership, Transitional Care Program, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
04/08/2022
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