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).
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-specialites 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 is also the founding executive member of Indian College of Critical care of ISCCM. He is a regular inspector for both National Board of Examination (NBE) & MCI, Examiner for UG & PG and Post Doctoral Courses of various Universities.