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Is the standard 6 milligrams of dexamethasone for up to 10 days the only option? Do all patients need this or is there any evidence for trying something different? Has there been any experience with using a higher dexamethasone dose?

Questions from social media, blogs and the various discussion forums, including the new SCCM COVID-19 Discussion Group, were answered. This microlearning content was taken from the COVID-19 Critical Care for Non-ICU Clinicians: Expert Panel Series held on December 9, 2020.

Moderator: Ryan C. Maves, MD 

Faculty:
Jeffrey M Scott, DO FACEP, FASE
Carrie L. Griffiths, PharmD, BCCCP, FCCM 
Maureen A. Madden, MSN, RN, CCRN, CPNP, FCCM 

This educational activity was funded in part by a cooperative agreement with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (grant number 1 NU50CK000566-01-00). The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is an agency within the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). Its contents do not necessarily represent the policy of CDC or HHS, and should not be considered an endorsement by the Federal Government.


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Categories: Disaster, Pharmacology,
Content Type: Microlearning,