Challenges in Antibiotic Resistance: Gram Negative Bacteria

Lilian Abbo, BSAC

Identify, diagnose and treat gram negative bacterial infections.

Gram negative bacteria (GNB) are a group of bacteria that can cause infection and toxic reaction in patients, yet are difficult to differentiate and treat with antibiotics due to their structure.

This online course - led by experts from the British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy (BSAC) - looks at this challenge. You’ll explore the microbiology of gram-negative bacteria, and find out how to identify, classify, diagnose and treat GNB infections.

You’ll also look at occurrences of GNB and antibiotic resistance worldwide, and understand the impact they have on health and economic outcomes.

This course is designed for healthcare professionals who are responsible for infection management.

No special resources are required for this course.

Dates:
  • 12 August 2019
  • 13 May 2019
  • 11 February 2019
  • 3 December 2018
  • 3 September 2018
  • 4 June 2018
  • 5 March 2018
  • 4 December 2017
  • 25 September 2017
  • 17 July 2017
  • 12 June 2017
  • 8 May 2017
  • 3 April 2017
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  • Language: English Gb

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