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Beyond the Data — Emerging Tickborne Diseases

[MUSIC] [Thorpe] Welcome to Beyond The Data. I’m Dr. Phoebe Thorpe and here with me today is Dr. Bobbi Pritt from the Mayo Clinic. Thank you so much for joining us. [Pritt]Thank you for having me. [Thorpe] Our session today is about tick-borne diseases. We heard a lot of good information about, about tick-borne diseases. […]

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Reducing infection in the outpatient dialysis facility

Reducing infection in the outpatient dialysis facility

[ Music ]>>Hello and welcome to today’s webinar, Tune in to Safe Healthcare: Reducing Infection in the outpatient dialysis facility – Results of the Standardizing Care to Improve Outcomes in Pediatric End Stage Renal Disease or SCOPE Collaborative. Hosted by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Making Dialysis Safer for Patients Coalition. […]

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Infection Prevention is Everyone’s Business

Infection Prevention is Everyone’s Business

[ Music ]>>Do you know about sepsis? Sepsis is a deadly infection that can shutdown major organs within hours or days if not treated immediately. Sepsis is a medical emergency. I know from personal experience. My sister, Linda, while recovering in the hospital after surgery became infected with sepsis and even though doctors told us […]

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