Wound Botulism Outbreak Among Persons Who Use Black Tar Heroin
Wound Botulism Outbreak Among Persons Who Use Black Tar Heroin — San Diego County, California, 2017–2018
CDC’s MMWR and Medscape are proud to introduce a new FREE continuing education (CE) activity. The goal of this activity is to describe a wound botulism outbreak in California during 2017–2018 among persons who use black tar heroin. A CDC analysis of 2017–2018 data reported in MMWR is the basis of the activity.
This CE activity is intended for infectious disease physicians, emergency medicine clinicians, family medicine practitioners, internists, neurologists, nurses, pharmacists, psychiatrists, public health officials, and other physicians who care for patients with or at risk for wound botulism from black tar heroin use.
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to
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