Medical Grand Rounds - "Tickborne Illness"
Presenter: John N. Aucott, MD, Associate Professor, Division of Rheumatology and Director, Lyme Disease Research Center, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Lutherville, Maryland; Chair, International Scientific Advisory Committee, Canadian Lyme Disease Research Network
At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Identify the many different appearances on the erythema migrans rash of Lyme disease.
- Describe the current criteria and tests used for the diagnosis of the different stages of Lyme disease.
- State the recommended antibiotics and duration of therapy for the different manifestations and stages of Lyme disease.
- Identify the challenges to the diagnosis and treatment of Post-treatment Lyme disease syndrome.
Date, Time & Location:
Friday, September 23, 2022 at 12:00 p.m.
Microsoft Teams - E-mail Trish.Stern@guthrie.org to be included
This program is intended for: Physicians, Advanced Practice Providers, Fellows, Residents, Medical and Nursing Students, and other Ancillary Healthcare Professionals.
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