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This video presentation provides an update on Multidrug-resistant organisms (MDRO) featuring why MDRO are concerning, which currently present the greatest clinical and public health challenges and resources providing guidance on their detection and reporting in laboratories. It also highlights recent definitions of MDRO and efforts to standardize those definitions. Additionally, antimicrobial stewardship regarding MDRO as well as cumulative antibiograms to monitor MDRO were also discussed.

This presentation was originally presented by Janet A. Hindler, MCLS MT(ASCP), F(AAM), Independent Consultant, in Oct. 2017. 

The following video presentation is from Oct. 2017:


This presentation is intended for educational use only.

Contact Information

Nicole Jackson, clinmicro@asmusa.org