Oral Abstract Session:
047. Health Care-Related Infections I
Friday, October 30, 2009: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Room: 105-AB

Tracks: Adult ID, Pediatric ID

Moderators:  L. Clifford McDonald, MD, CDC and David J. Weber, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FSHEA, University of North Carolina

Presentations:

10:30 AM
Moderator
David J. Weber, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FSHEA

10:30 AM
Moderator
L. Clifford McDonald, MD

10:30 AM
174
Clinical outcome of patients with Serratia marcescens Bacteremia (SMB) Due to Contaminated Pre-Filled Heparin and Saline Flushes in 3 states
Javier Adachi, MD ; Roy Chemaly, MD, MPH ; Mary Hayden, MD ; Tracy Horn, BS ; Mark Hutchins, MD ; Kim Nguyen, MT ; Issam Raad, MD ; Dhanesh Rathod, MD ; Monica Sikka, MD ; Jeffery Tarrand, MD ; Gorden Trenholme, MD

10:30 AM
175
War Trauma Osteomyelitis in the Walter Reed Health Care System
Julie Ake, MD, MSc ; Jason Blaylock, MD ; Joshua Hartzell, MD ; Leyi Lin, MD ; Jeffrey Sherwood, MD ; Robert Wood-Morris, MD ; Glenn Wortmann, MD

10:30 AM
176
1000 Endoscopic Skull Base Surgeries Demystifying the Infection Potential: Incidence and Description of Postoperative Meningitis and Brain Abscesses
Karin Byers, MD, MS ; Ricardo Carrau, MD ; Paul Gardner, MD ; Amin Kassam, MD ; Yuriko Kono, MD ; Daniel Prevedello, MD ; Carl Snyderman, MD

10:30 AM
178
The Epidemiology of Initial and Recurrent Clostridium difficile Infections in US Hospitals, 2007-2008
Stephen Brossette, MD, PhD ; Karen Derby, BA ; R Johannes, MD, MS ; L. Clifford McDonald, MD ; Dawn Sievert, PhD ; Ying Tabak, PhD ; Marya Zilberberg, MD, MPH

10:30 AM
179
Interobserver Variability in the Diagnosis of Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia
Michael Klompas, MD, MPH, FRCPC ; Michael Murphy, BS

CME Credits:

ACPE Credits:

ACPE Number: NO CPE CREDIT

Disclosures:

L. C. McDonald, None

D. J. Weber, None

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