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Is AMS at risk in the face of COVID-19?

The COVID-19 pandemic puts tremendous pressure on all healthcare professionals, not least on infectious disease and infection control specialists. During this webinar, Doctor Pilar Retamar and Doctor Luke Moore will present why antibiotic stewardship principles are of paramount importance during these challenging times.

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Is COVID-19 Sepsis?

During this webinar, Professor Mervyn Singer will address the link between COVID-19 and Sepsis, a life threatening organ dysfunction caused by dysregulated host response to infection, with a “simple” question, is COVID-19 Sepsis?

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The Role of RT-PCR & Serology Tests in the Diagnosis and Management of COVID-19 Patients

Testing is a crucial step in controlling the novel COVID-19 pandemic. During this webinar, Professor Lina will share his experience about the use and positioning of both RT-PCR and serology tests in the diagnosis of COVID-19, address their value and limitations and, will also cover the impact of virus genetic evolution on diagnostics and expectation for immunity. Finally, Professor Lina will present the lessons learned from this first pandemic wave and his views and considerations about a possible second wave.

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Emergency Room: Key Biomarkers in managing COVID-19 suspected patients

Professor Hausfater will share his current experience and considerations for a possible second wave about the role of biomarkers in the management of suspected COVID-19 patients and in the monitoring of potential complications including organ failures.

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