Sheldon Campbell M.D., Ph.D., and Drew Olsen, M.D.
Dr. Olsen is a resident in the Department of Pathology, Yale University School of Medicine. Drs. Olsen and Campbell report no commercial conflict of interest.
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Albert Einstein College of Medicine – Montefiore Medical Center designates this enduring material activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.
Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Albert Einstein College of Medicine-Montefiore Medical Center and InterMDnet. Albert Einstein College of Medicine – Montefiore Medical Center is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Upon completion of this Cyberounds®
, you should be able to:
- Discuss the broad differential diagnosis of infectious diarrhea in a transplant recipient and know the laboratory methods used to diagnose the major pathogens
- Recognize the major host risk factors and clinical syndromes associated with infectious diarrhea
- Utilize appropriate laboratory tests to diagnose infectious diarrhea in patients at risk.