Poster Abstract Session:
57. Gram Negative Infection - Epidemiology and Prevention
Friday, October 21, 2011: 12:15 PM-2:15 PM
Room: Poster Hall B1

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Target Audience: other, 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


Length of Stay and Epidemiology of Multidrug-Resistant (MDR) Gram Negative Bloodstream Infections (GNBSIs) in Older Adults
Teena Chopra, MD ; Andrew Prout, BA ; Dror Marchaim, MD ; Paul Johnson, BS ; Heather Bowman, BS ; Jennifer Veltman, MD ; Ylinne Lynch, MD ; Khawar Chaudhry, BS ; Chris Bogan ; Blunden Christopher ; Asma Hasan ; Chris Kosmidis, MD ; Keith Kaye, MD, MPH, FIDSA

Management of a New Delhi Metallo-beta-lactamase-1 enzyme (NDM-1)-Producing Klebsiella pneumoniae (KP): Infection Control and Medical Implications
Ramya Gopinath, MD FRCP (C) ; Patrice Savard, MD MSc FRCP(C) ; B. Mark Landrum, MD ; Barbara O'Connor, RN ; Lucy Wilson, MD, ScM ; Karen Carroll, MD, FIDSA ; Trish Perl, MD, MSc, FIDSA

Carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter (CRA): Epidemiology and risk factors in tertiary care center
Madiha Ashraf, MD ; Audrey Wanger, PhD ; Enuo Chen ; Luis Ostrosky-Zeichner, MD, FIDSA

Effect of Strict Contact Precaution to Reduce Spread of Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae
Nak-Hyun Kim, MD ; Jeong-Hwan Hwang, MD ; Jinyong Park, MD ; Kyoung-Ho Song, MD ; Pyoeng Gyun Choe, MD ; Wan Beom Park, MD, PhD ; Eu Suk Kim, MD, PhD ; Hong Bin Kim, MD, PhD ; Nam-Joong Kim, MD ; Myoung-don Oh, MD, PhD

Gram-Negative Multidrug Resistant Organism Colonization at Admission to U.S. Military Hospitals
Amy Weintrob, MD ; Ping Li, MS ; Lakisha Gaskins, MHS ; Anuradha Ganesan, MD ; Katrin Mende, PhD ; William P. Bradley, MS ; Bradley Lloyd, MD ; Susan Fraser, MD ; Tyler Warkentien, MD ; Francoise Seillier-Moiseiwitsch, PhD ; Eugene Millar, PhD ; Duane Hospenthal, MD, PhD ; Clinton K. Murray, MD ; David Tribble, MD, DrPH

The Multidrug-resistant Organism Repository and Surveillance Network
Paige Waterman, MD ; Amy Summers, BS, MT ; Yoon Kwak, MS ; Robert Clifford, PhD ; Chad Black, DVM ; Mohamad Chahine, MD ; Matthew Riley, MS ; Patrick Mc Gann, PhD ; Emil Lesho, DO

Klebsiella pneumoniae resistant to carbapenem infection in a tertiary care teaching institution in Medellin Colombia
Franco Montufar, MS, MSSc ; Miguel Mesa, MD ; Carlos Builes, MD ; Alicia Quiroga, MD ; Carolina Saldarriaga, MD ; Carolina Aguilar, MD ; John Zuleta, MD, MSSc ; Ana Correa, MD, MSSc

Epidemiology and risk factors of patients with infection or colonization secondary to ESBL-producing E. coli and Klebsiella sp. in Central China
Xiaobei Chen, PH.D. ; Jennifer M. Christoff, MD ; Mingqi Luo, master degree ; Qinglian Guo, PH.D. ; Xuan Cai, master degree ; David Pitrak, MD

Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE): A Statewide Survey of Detection Methods and Prevalence in Massachusetts Hospitals
Evangeline Thibodeau, MD ; Robert Duncan, MD, MPH ; David Snydman, MD, FIDSA ; Barbara Bolstorff, MPH ; Johanna Vostok, MPH ; Kerri Barton, MPH ; Alfred DeMaria Jr., MD

Epidemiology of Carbapenemase-Producing Enterobacteriaceae (CPE) in a Tertiary Care Hospital. 
Ruchika Jain, MD ; Walk Seth, PhD ; David Aronoff, MD ; Vincent B Young, MD/PhD ; Duane Newton, PhD ; Carol Chenoweth, MD ; Laraine Washer, MD

Management of a multi-year MDR Acinetobacter baumannii outbreak in the ICU setting
Michelle Kaiser, CIC ; Sarah Elmendorf, MD ; Donna Kent, RN, CIC ; Ann Evans, BS MT (ASCP) ; Susan M. Harrington, PhD ; Dennis McKenna, MD

Epidemiology and Microbiology of Acinetobacter baumannii Infections at Summa Health System
Hallie Barr, PharmD ; Timothy R. Pasquale, PharmD ; Joseph DiPersio, PhD ; M. David Gothard, M.S. ; Hector Bonilla, MD

Prevalence of Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaciae (KPC) among adult patients in intensive care units (ICUs) and long-term acute care hospitals (LTACHs) in the Chicago region
Michael Y. Lin, MD, MPH ; Rosie D. Lyles, MD, MS ; Karen Lolans, BS ; Kavitha Prabaker, MD ; David W. Hines, MD ; Joel B. Spear, MD ; Russell Petrak, MD ; William E. Trick, MD ; Robert Weinstein, MD, FIDSA ; Mary Hayden, MD

Emerging in Mexico of carbapenem resistance  KPC-carrying Acinetobacter baumannii
Patricia Rodriguez Zulueta ; Saul Lopez Campos ; Javier Reyes Mar ; Francisco Velez Perez ; Luis Ochoa Cabrera ; Luis Fernandez Maya ; Cudberto Espinoza Lopez ; Ricardo Valdez Castro ; Amy Peralta Prado ; David Moncada Baron ; Sara Arroyo Escalante ; Rigoberto Hernandez Castro ; RafaeL Valdez Vazquez

Aeromonas bacteremia: Clinical features and laboratory characteristics
Muneyoshi Kimura, MD ; Hideki Araoka, MD ; Akiko Yoneyama, MD

Impact of Combination Therapy and Predictors of Mortality in Patients with Stenotrophomonas maltophilia Bacteremia
Yumi Lee, MD ; Gwang Beom Go, M.D. ; Hyun Jung Park, MD ; So-Youn Park, MD ; Song Mi Moon, MD ; Ki-Ho Park, MD ; Yong Pil Chong, MD ; Sung-Han Kim, MD, PhD ; Sang-Oh Lee, MD ; Yang-Soo Kim, MD ; June Hee Woo, MD ; Sang-Ho Choi, MD, PhD

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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.