E031623 Universal Congenital CMV Screening: What Does the Pediatrician Need to Know
This is a one hour recorded grand rounds presentation featuring Emily Harrison, MD, Jesi Novak, AUD, CCC-A, and Mark Schleiss, MD.
Healthcare clinicians caring for pediatric patients and their families.
- Examine the basic molecular virology of cytomegalovirus and how an understanding of viral biology informs and directs the clinical discussion
- Describe the role of the Wilson and Jungner criteria in making decisions about universal screening tests, and judge whether or not addition of congenital CMV screening meets these criteria
- Recognize and be aware of prospects for future cytomegalovirus disease control through maternal vaccination programs, and comment on the current state-of-the-art of CMV vaccines
- Outline the evaluation of a newborn with a positive dried blood spot for congenital CMV
- Describe the audiologic follow-up for children with congenital CMV
PRESENTERS: Emily Harrison, MD, Jesi Novak, AUD, CCC-A, and Mark Schleiss, MD
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