Poster Abstract Session:
74. Skin, Soft Tissue and Joint Infections
Friday, October 21, 2011: 12:15 PM-2:15 PM
Room: Poster Hall B1

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Target Audience: Academicians

Topical Category: N. Hospital-acquired and surgical infections, infection control, and health outcomes including general public health and health services research

Tracks: Adult ID


The Effect of Antibiotic Treatment Duration on Outcome After Surgical Resection of Pedal Osteomyelitis
Abdur Khan, MD ; Laila Fernandes, MD ; Ronald Markert, PhD ; Jack Bernstein, MD

Tolerance of rifampin-fluoroquinolone combinations (RFC) in the treatment of prosthetic joint infections (PJIs) about a series of 201 patients
Eric Senneville, MD ; Laurence Legout, MD ; Henri Migaud, PH MD ; Yazdan Yazdanpanah, MD, PhD ; Eric Beltrand, MD

Re-hospitalization and Direct Medical Costs Among Patients Treated with Linezolid (LZD) versus Vancomycin (VAN) Following Hospitalization for Complicated Skin and Skin Structure Infections (cSSSI)
C. Daniel Mullins, PhD ; H. Keri Yang, PhD, MPH ; Eberechukwu Onukwugha, PhD ; Debra Eisenberg, MS, PhD ; Daniela E. Myers, MPH ; David Huang, MD, PhD, MPH ; Thomas Lodise, PharmD

Prevention of Surgical Site Infections: Combined Use of Oxidized Cellulose and Povidone Iodine
Gilles Touati, M.D., Ph.D. ; Misbaou Barry, M.D., Ph.D. ; M Belmekki, m.D. ; M. Biendo, M.D. ; Philippe Strohl, Ph.D.

The effect of cefazolin-based antimicrobial prophylaxis protocol on the isolation of bacteria from a surgical wound after clean orthopaedic surgery
Hideki Kawamura ; Kazuaki Matsumoto ; Toyoyasu Koriyama ; Akari Shigemi ; Hiroaki Miyanohara ; Michiyo Orita ; Koichi Tokuda, MD, PhD, MPH ; Naoya Kawabata ; Setsuro Komiya ; Junichiro Nishi

Ten Years of Experience in Nationwide Surgical Site Infection Surveillance in Japan
Keita Morikane, MD, PhD ; Yasushi Harihara, MD, PhD ; Toshiro Konishi, MD, PhD

Use of Medicare Diagnosis and Procedure Codes to Improve Detection of Surgical Site Infections Following Hip Arthroplasty, Knee Arthroplasty, and Vascular Surgery
Michael Calderwood, MD ; Allen Ma, PhD ; Yosef Khan, MBBS, MPH ; Margaret Olsen, PhD, MPH ; Dale Bratzler, DO, MPH ; Deborah Yokoe, MD, MPH ; David Hooper, MD ; Kurt Stevenson, MD, MPH ; Victoria Fraser, MD ; Richard Platt, MD MS ; Susan Huang, MD, MPH

Patient characteristics and organisms involved in surgical site infections post-total knee arthroplasty: The Incidence of Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus and Evaluation of the appropriate use of peri-operative antibiotic prophylaxis
Lydia Tang, MD ; Mary T. Busowski, MD ; Linda Papa, MD ; Mai Vo, M.D. ; Amanda Paul, MD ; Paula Harriot, RN CCRC ; Margaret Parr, RN BSN CIC ; C. Andrew DeRyke, Pharm.D. ; Stanley Kupiszewski, MD ; Mark R. Wallace, MD

Prosthetic Joint Infections due to Carbapenamase Producing Klebsiella pneumoniae: Clinical Outcomes
Jorgelina de Sanctis, MD ; Lucilea Texeira Johnson, MD ; J. Walton Tomford, MD ; Steven K. Schmitt, MD, FIDSA

Statewide Collaboration to Evaluate the Effects of Blood Loss and Transfusion on Surgical Site Infection after Hysterectomy
Heather Young, MD ; Crystal Berumen, MSPH ; Bryan Knepper, MPH, MSc ; Amber Miller, RN, MSN, CIC ; Morgan Silverman, MPH ; Heather Gilmartin, NP ; Elizabeth Wodrich, RN ; Sandy Alexander, RN ; Connie Price, MD

Economic Burden Attributable to Infection of Pressure Ulcers in Paraplegic Gunshot Wound Victims in Greater Detroit
Teena Chopra, MD ; Indu Chalana, MD ; Smitha Sathyaprakash, MD ; Miriam Levine, MD ; Farah Ahmad, MD ; Zeinab Tamam, MD ; Sanjeet Panda, MD ; Sylvia Whittington, RN-BC, BSN, MPH ; Kenetra Ruffin, PhD ; Kyrie Wang, BS ; Dror Marchaim, MD ; Kayoko Hayakawa, MD, PhD ; Jack D. Sobel, MD, FIDSA ; Tom Taylor, PhD ; Emily Martin, MPH, PhD ; Keith Kaye, MD, MPH, FIDSA

Characterization of ESBL-producing Escherichia coli Associated with Combat Casualties from Iraq and Afghanistan
Clinton K. Murray, MD ; Wade Aldous, PhD ; Edward Keen, PhD ; Bradley Lloyd, MD ; Stephanie Schmitz, PhD ; Charles Guymon, MA ; Miriam Beckius, MPH ; Wendy Zera, BS ; Xin Yu ; Kristelle Cheatle, BA ; Katrin Mende, PhD ; David Tribble, MD, DrPH ; Duane Hospenthal, MD, PhD

Infectious Complications following Traumatic Injury among U.S. Military Personnel in Iraq and Afghanistan
David Tribble, MD, DrPH ; Clinton K. Murray, MD ; Amy Weintrob, MD ; Tyler Warkentien, MD ; Anuradha Ganesan, MD ; Lakisha Gaskins, MHS ; Ping Li, MS ; Susan Fraser, MD ; Eugene Millar, PhD ; Michael Landrum, MD ; Duane Hospenthal, MD, PhD ; William P. Bradley, MS ; Francoise Seillier-Moiseiwitsch, PhD ; James Dunne, MD ; Glenn Wortmann, MD ; Jay McDonald, MD ; Bradley Lloyd, MD

A Combination of Prolonged Anaerobic Bacterial Incubation and Multiple Cultures Altered Clinical Management  of Skin Flora Prosthetic Joint Infections (PJI)
Alexander DeHaan, MD ; Michael Kuhne, MD ; Kimberly Felder, PA-C ; Yee Doung, MD ; Thomas Huff, MD ; Alex Herzberg, MD ; Adam Mirarchi, MD ; Robert Orfaly, MD ; James Hayden, MD Ph.D ; Kathryn Schabel, MD ; Penelope Barnes, MBBS, Ph.D

No relapse of brucellar vertebral osteomyelitis after  long-term triple antibiotics combination. Evaluation of treatment modalities and final outcome
Efthymia Giannitsioti, MD ; Antonios Papadopoulos, MD, ID ; Paraskevas Nikou, MD ; Sofia Athanasia, MD ; Alexandros Kelekis ; Vissaria Sakka, MD ; Androniki Drakou ; Archontoula Fragou ; George Koukos ; Stavroula Kanellaki ; Kyriaki Kanellakopoulou, MD ; Helen Giamarellou

Epidemiology of Skin and Soft Tissue Infections in the Ambulatory Care Setting of an Urban Healthcare System
Timothy Jenkins, MD ; Hermione Hurley, MBChB ; Bryan Knepper, MPH, MSc ; Claire Swartwood, PharmD ; Connie Price, MD ; Philip Mehler, MD ; William Burman, MD

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Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. EST Thursday, Oct. 20 with the exception of research findings presented at IDSA press conferences.