Practice-based Learning & Improvement

Practice-based Learning and Improvement is one of the six core competencies assessed as part of the ABMS Program for Maintenance of Certification (ABMS MOC®). Physicians must demonstrate an ability to investigate and evaluate patient care practices, appraise and assimilate scientific evidence, and improve the practice of medicine.

Practice-based Learning & Improvement

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Severe sepsis is a time-critical emergency. As with stroke, trauma and heart attack, the identification and response to severe sepsis should be urgent and protocol-based. Sepsis is on the increase; mortality rates are high; yet many hospitals lack a coordinated or systematic response to sepsis. Dr. David Larson, an emergency physician, explains the evolution of the evidence and the latest guidelines for sepsis. This presentation will assist the physician in early detection of sepsis, and it will assist clinicians and facilities in building these life-saving teams and protocols.

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