Infections In Cardiac Surgery - How Prevalent Is This? (Scott R. Lucas, PhD, PE)
Infections In Cardiac Surgery - How Prevalent Is This? (Scott R. Lucas, PhD, PE)

Infections In Cardiac Surgery - How Prevalent Is This? (Scott R. Lucas, PhD, PE)

  • Faculty: Program director Joseph Basha, CCP
  • Date: January 9th, 2019 12:00 am
  • CEU’s: 0.5 CEUs
  • Price: $7.5
  • Category 1 SDCE CEU
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The New Orleans Conference - Las Vegas Edition "Infections In Cardiac Surgery - How Prevalent Is This?" Scott R. Lucas, PhD, PE June 28, 2017

In today's ever-advancing medical landscape, the topic of infections in cardiac surgery remains both relevant and critical. Dr. Scott R. Lucas, a distinguished expert with a PhD and PE credentials, delves deep into this subject in his enlightening video presentation.

The discussion begins with Dr. Lucas expressing his admiration for the faculty and the importance of the subject at hand. This sets the stage for an intense look at the prevalence of infections in the realm of cardiac surgery—a subject that is often overlooked but significantly impacts patient outcomes. 

In his presentation, Dr. Lucas doesn't shy away from the numbers. He employs statistics to paint a vivid picture of the current state of infections in cardiac procedures. While the most common words in the transcript like 'the', 'and', and 'that' may not directly reveal the complexity of the topic, the frequent mention of specific numerical data ('19', '16', '17') suggests that the discussion is deeply rooted in empirical evidence.

Dr. Lucas also addresses the multi-dimensional aspects of infections, from microbial factors to surgical techniques, and from patient profiles to post-operative care. He emphasizes the need for an interdisciplinary approach to tackle this complex issue effectively. His articulation is backed by not just his expertise but also by a variety of case studies and real-world examples, making the talk both engaging and educational.

The video serves as an eye-opener for medical professionals, policy-makers, and even patients who are looking for an in-depth understanding of the risks and preventive measures associated with infections in cardiac surgery. His evidence-based approach encourages a shift from conventional wisdom to data-driven strategies in tackling the prevalence of infections in cardiac surgeries.

Dr. Lucas's presentation is not just an academic exercise; it is a call to action. He urges the medical community to recognize the gravity of the issue and to commit to ongoing research and clinical improvements. Whether you are a healthcare provider, a medical researcher, or someone who is interested in the intricacies of cardiac care, this presentation is a must-watch.

This video is not just about the 'what' and the 'how,' but also about the 'why'—why it is crucial to address this issue now, why traditional methods may not be sufficient, and why a multi-faceted strategy is essential for both prevention and treatment.

In summary, Dr. Scott R. Lucas's presentation on "Infections In Cardiac Surgery - How Prevalent Is This" serves as a comprehensive guide to understanding the intricacies of a complex and crucial issue in modern healthcare. Don't miss out on this valuable resource that brings together knowledge, evidence, and actionable insights in a compelling manner.

Meet Your Instructor

Program director Joseph Basha, CCP

Program director Joseph Basha, CCP

Joseph has been a practicing clinical perfusionist for 40 years. Joseph is the CEO of Houston Extracorporeal Technologies and is the program director of The New Orleans Conference

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