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Approach to methicillin sensitive staphylococcus aureus Infections

 Course Curriculum

The CME discuss an overview on Staphylococcal infections and MSSA: what is it? MSSA Incidence in India. MSSA Progression to MRSA. Its Treatment and Antibiotic therapy. Role of Flucloxacillin IV in MSSA as 1st line therapy and MSSA – Flucloxacillin compared with vancomycin (aim to establish flucloxacillin as empirical choice during treatment).

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     About the instructor


    Dr. Dhruva Chaudhry is presently Senior Professor & Head, department of Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine, University of Health Sciences Rohtak. Earlier he was Dean faculty of Medical super-specialities at PTBDS UHS, Rohtak & general. He is aluminums of PGIMER Chandigarh & PGIMS, Rohtak. He was awarded prestigious Commonwealth Academic staff fellowship in Pulmonology in 2009. He is also recipient of Hansraj Nayyar Memorial Award of ISCCM. He is a fellow of Indian College of Critical Care & Indian College of Physicians. He has written more than 40 Papers in national/International journal &15 chapters in books. Prof. Chaudhry is on the editorial board & also a regular reviewer in peer review journals in Chest,critical care & allied specialties. He is the immediate past General Secretary of ISCCM, remained Accreditation Co-ordinator of ISCCM for 4 years & executive member for 6 years . He has also been the co-author of guidelines on NIV & Tropical fever in ICU. He is also the founding executive member of Indian College of Critical care of ISCCM. He edited & wrote monograph on Antibiotic- Uses & abuses for API in 2015. Prof. Chaudhry has established the Department of PCCM in his institute. Department has been approved & recognised by MCI for DM in Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine from Year 2011. He has held various academic & administrative positions in the institute & University& has been member of selection committees of various teaching medical institutions . He is a regular inspector for both National Board of Examination (NBE) & MCI, Examiner for UG & PG and Post Doctoral Courses of various Universities.

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