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This product is an ASHP eLearning activity.
Participate in one of our most popular sessions from the 2014 ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting now and earn continuing education credits.
After participating in this activity, a recording of an educational session that occurred at The Midyear 2014 in Anaheim, CA on Thursday, December 11, 2014, participants should be able to:
- Describe why whole blood concentrations of cyclosporine are often used for monitoring.
- Identify at least two drugs that reduce the clearance of the immunosuppressants.
- Evaluate the effect of capacity limited metabolism on phenytoin accumulation.
- Develop a vancomycin regimen to produce a desired trough or AUC/MIC for a patient.
- Determine patient factors that have the greatest impact on designing an appropriate aminoglycoside regimen.
- Michael Winter, PharmD, Professor Emeritus, Department of Clinical Pharmacy, University of California, San Francisco
- John Murphy, PharmD, FASHP, Professor and Associate Dean, The University of Arizona College of Pharmacy, Tuscon