MICROBIOLOGICAL POINT-OF-CARE TESTING
ADVANTAGES & DISADVANTAGES
ABOUT THE WEBINAR
Our partner from Erasmus MC is organizing a webinar to discuss the advantages and disadvantages of Point-of-Care testing devices. During this webinar a panel of 5 experts will talk about different themes (details below) and share their knowledge and expertise regarding Point-of-Care testing. You will have the opportunity to ask questions during this webinar.
The webinar will take place on the 18th April 2018 between 15:00 – 17:00 Central European time (09:00 – 11:00 U.S. Eastern time)
MICROBIOLOGICAL POCT – WHAT’S IN A NAME?
MICROBIOLOGICAL POCT – CURRENT STATUS OF USAGE
ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES OF MICROBIOLOGICAL POCT
FINANCIAL AND LEGAL ISSUES
1) O’Neill Review on Antimicrobial Resistance – Tackling Drug Resistant Infections Globally (2016). https://amr-review.org/
2) Current problems associated with the microbiological point-of-care testing of respiratory tract infections in primary care. G Elshout, PJE Bindels, K Mitsakakis, JP Hays. Future Microbiology 2016. https://doi.org/10.2217/fmb-2015-0020
3) Pre-implementation guidelines for infectious disease point-of-care testing in medical institutions. AA van der Eijk, AN Tintu, JP Hays. Future Microbiology 2017. https://www.futuremedicine.com/doi/10.2217/fmb-2016-0120