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Traditional and New Diagnostic Identification Methods and Susceptibility Testing for Clinically Significant Fungi (by CACMLE) (Online CE Course)

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Elmer Koneman, MD and Gary Procop, MD

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Continuing Education Credits

P.A.C.E.® Contact Hours (acceptable for AMT, ASCP, and state recertification) (CACMLE): 1.5 hour(s)
Course number 108-294-16, approved through 12/31/2018

Objectives

  • Describe the microscopic features by which the commonly encountered Zygomycetes species are differentiated.
  • Relate the realignment of genus and species changes within the Zygomycetes based on DNA sequence analysis.
  • Define distinct species differentiation and reassignment of select members of the hyaline and dematiaceous molds.

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Course Outline

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  • PowerPoint Slides
      • Traditional and New Diagnostic Identification Methods and Susceptibility Testing for Clinically Signficiant Fungi
      • Learning Objectives
      • Case #1: Burn Patient
      • Cae #1: Colony Morphology of Isolate
      • Case #1: Zygomycetes Review
      • Microscopic Features
      • Case #1: Identifcation - Absidia species
      • Taxonomic Changes in Medical Mycology
      • Fungus Formerly Known as Absidia
      • References for Absidia Changes
      • Zygomycetes Debate
      • Case #1: Zygomycetes (Commonly Encountered Genera)
      • Zygomycetes - Microscopic Features
      • Zygomycetes - Identifying Features
      • Zygomycetes - Microscopic Features
      • Rhizopus species
      • Rhizopus species, cont.
      • Syncephalastrum species
      • Circinella species
      • Cunninghamella species
      • Mucor species
      • Review: The Zygomycetes
      • Case #2: Sinus Infection
      • Case #2: Colony Morphology of Isolate
      • Case #2: Microscopic Features
      • Case #2: Differential Identification
      • Case #2: Differential Identification, cont.
      • Case #2: Differential Identification, cont.
      • Issues of Anti-fungal Susceptibility Testing
      • When should AST be considered?
      • Is the fungus recovered "real"?
      • Who should perform AST for fungi?
      • Key Fungal Resistance Pearls
      • Key Fungal Resistance Pearls, cont.
      • Key Fungal Resistance Pearls, cont.
      • A Taxonomic Update for Select Medically Important Fungi
      • Taxonomic Changes in Medical Mycology
      • Pseudoallescheria boydii & Scedosporium apiospermum
      • Phylogenetic Comparison
      • Phenotypic Differences
      • Recommendations
      • Sporothrix schenckii
      • Sporothrix schenckii - Flowerette Morphology
      • Sporothrix schenckii - Sleeve Morphology
      • Sequence Comparison
      • Sporothrix species Differentiation
      • Fungus Formerly Known as Phialophora richardsiae
      • Pleurostomophora
      • Exophiala jeanselmei
      • Young Culture: Exophiala
      • Older Exophiala Culture
      • Phylogenetic Distribution of Exophiala species
      • Distribution of Clinical Isolates
      • Recommendations
      • Conclusion
      • Questions / Answers
05 Sporothrix Micro 3
P. ricardsiae
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P. ricardsiae


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