Poster Abstract Session:
119. Central Line-Associated Bloodstream Infections
Friday, October 19, 2012: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: SDCC Poster Hall F-H

Learning Objectives:


Target Audience: Academicians

Topical Category: J. Clinical Practice Issues and M. Clinical Mycology

Tracks: Epidemiology and Infection Control


Reducing Hospital Acquired Peripherally Inserted Central Catheter (PICC) Bloodstream Infections (CLABSI)
Alexis Raimondi, RN, BS, BSN, MS, CIC ; Marie Moss, RN, BSN, MPH, CIC ; Bruce Polsky, MD ; Barbara Smith, RN, BSN, MPA, CIC ; Barrett Holen ; Christine Nayer ; Brian Koll, MD
  • Raimondi (2).pdf (2.2 MB)

  • 889
    Title: Characteristics of Children with Fungal Central Line-Associated Bloodstream Infections
    J. Michael Klatte, M.D. ; Jason Newland, MD ; Erin Hedican ; Hassan Rao, B.S., MS5 ; Mary Anne Jackson, MD, FIDSA

    Epidemiology of Candidemia in Patients on Hemodialysis -- Atlanta Metropolitan Area 2008 - 2011
    Betsy Stein, RN, BSN ; Jessica Reno, MPH ; Wendy Baughman, MSPH ; Saumil S. Doshi, MD ; Janine Scott, MPH ; Angela M. Ahlquist, MPH ; Tom Chiller, MD, MPH ; Monica M. Farley, MD
  • 2012_IDSA_Stein_poster.pdf (1.4 MB)

  • 891
    Infection Rates Associated with Peripherally Inserted Central Catheters (PICC)
    Evgenia Kagan, MD ; Cassandra Salgado, MD, MS ; Camelia Marculescu, MD ; J. Robert Cantey, MD
  • IDSA Poster 10_5_ 2012.pdf (219.8 kB)

  • 892
    Early Onset vs. Late Onset PICC Infections – An Analysis of Risk factors, Microbiology, Management, and Outcomes
    Sobia Azhar, M.D. ; Kalyani Movva, M.D. ; Paula Keller, MS ; Paul Chittick, MD ; Jeffrey Band, MD
  • Slide1.GIF (460.1 kB)

  • 893
    Determining Attributable Medicare Reimbursement for Central Line Associated Bloodstream Infections (CLABSI) Reported to the National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN)
    James Baggs, PhD ; R. Douglas Scott, PhD ; Matthew Wise, PhD ; Sarah Yi, PhD ; Katherine Ellingson, PhD ; L. Clifford Mcdonald, MD ; John A. Jernigan, MD, MS
  • 12_CS235904-A_Baggs, James.pdf (238.2 kB)

  • 894
    Use of a Needless Connector Disinfection Cap Decreases Catheter Contamination, but not CLABSI Rates
    Crystal Son, MPH ; Von Chaney ; Janet Eagan, RN, MPH ; Jane Sallustro, RN, MPA, CNML ; Kent A. Sepkowitz, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA
  • SwabCap Poster.pdf (309.6 kB)

  • 895
    The impact of clotting on the risk of developing central line associated bloodstream infections (CLABSIs) in patients with peripherally inserted central catheters (PICCs)
    Kinna Thakarar, DO, MPH ; Matthew Collins, MD ; Dale Ford, RN, MPH ; Gale Garvin, RN, MEd ; Robert Burke, RN, MA ; Carol Sulis, MD ; Cathy Korn, RN, MPH ; Nahid Bhadelia, MD, MA
  • Slide1.jpg (1.9 MB)

  • 896
    A Laboratory Comparison of Microbial Ingress into Eight Different Needleless IV Access Devices
    Anna Casey, B.Sc, Ph.D ; Tarja Karpanen, B.Sc, Ph.D ; Peter Nightingale, B.Sc, Ph.D ; Thomas Elliott, FRCPath, Ph.D, D.Sc

    Staphylococcus Aureus (SA) Central Line Associated Bloodstream Infections (CLABSI) in Cancer Patients:  Removal of the Catheter and Duration of Therapy
    Aline El Zakhem, MD ; Anne-Marie Chaftari, MD ; Ray Hachem, MD ; Ramez Bahu, MD ; Gilbert El Helou, MD ; Munirah AlShuaibi ; Issam Raad, MD
  • Staph Poster - IDSA.pdf (354.3 kB)

  • 898
    Implantable Arterial Port-Related Bloodstream Infection in Patients with Hepatic Malignancies
    Hitoshi Honda, MD, PhD ; Yasuo Sakurai, MD ; Jong-Hon Kang, MD ; Tadahiro Nakamura, MD, PhD ; David K. Warren, MD, MPH

    Survey of Practices to Prevent Central Line Infections in US Burn Centers
    Dori Heath, RN, BSN, CIC ; Geeta Sood, MD ; Kerri Adams, RN, MSN ; Charlotte Radu, RN, BSN ; Jonathan M. Zenilman, MD, FIDSA

    The Characteristics of Central-Line Associated Blood Stream Infections (CLABSI) in Non-Intensive Care Unit (non-ICU) setting
    Rudy Tedja, DO ; Steven Gordon, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Cynthia Fatica, RN, BSN, CIC ; Thomas G. Fraser, MD, FSHEA

    National Estimates of Hospital-Onset Central Line-Associated Bloodstream Infections in Critical Care Patients, 1990-2010
    Matthew Wise, PhD ; R. Douglas Scott, PhD ; James Baggs, PhD ; Jonathan Edwards, MStat ; Katherine Ellingson, PhD ; Scott Fridkin, MD, FSHEA ; L. Clifford Mcdonald, MD ; John A. Jernigan, MD, MS

    Beyond the Bundle: Role of the Environment in Central Line Associated Blood Stream Infections
    Nancy Zikri, MBBS, MPH, PhD ; Matthew Exline, MD ; Julie E. Mangino, MD ; Naeem Ali, MD ; Kelly Torrence, RN, BSN ; Brenda Vermillion, DNP, RN ; Jamie St. Clair, MSN, RN ; Mark Lustberg, MD, PhD ; Preeti Pancholi, PhD ; Madhuri Sopirala, MD, MPH

    Central Line Associated Bloodstream Infections and Catheter Associated Urinary Tract Infections in a Long Term Care Facility
    Charlotte Radu, RN, BSN ; Geeta Sood, MD ; William Greenough, MD ; Jonathan M. Zenilman, MD, FIDSA ; Michelle Bellantoni, MD
  • C.Radu[1].pdf (107.1 kB)

  • 904
    Successful Implementation of a Unit-based Infection Control Nurse (ICN) to Reduce Central Line-associated Bloodstream Infections (CLABSI)
    Kerri Thom, MD, MS ; Shanshan Li, BS ; Melissa Custer, RN BSN CCRN ; Michael Anne Preas, RN, BSN, CIC ; Cindy Rew, RN BSN ; Christina Cafeo, RN, MSN ; Surbhi Leekha, MBBS, MPH ; Brian Caffo, PhD ; Thomas Scalea, MD ; Matthew Lissaeur, MD

    Risk Factors for Central Venous Catheter -Related Candidemia: A Case-Control Study
    Mandy Bodily, RN, BSN, MPH ; Kathleen McMullen, MPH, CIC ; Anthony J. Russo, MPH ; Bernard C. Camins, MD, MSCR

    Successful Central Line Associated Bloodstream Infection (CLABSI) Reduction Using a Multi-Disciplinary Approach
    Megan Miller, MD ; Sylvia Garcia-Houchins, CIC, RN ; Katherine Pakieser-Reed, RN ; Jan Beschorner, RN ; Stephanie Burton, MPH, CIC ; Ololade Akintunde, RN, MPH ; Jodi Galaydick, MD ; Emily Landon, MD

    Increase in Central Line Associated Bloodstream Infections in Oncology Related to Introduction of a Closed System Transfer Device
    Surbhi Leekha, MBBS, MPH ; Mala Filippell, RN, BSN, CIC ; Michael Anne Preas, RN, BSN, CIC

    Bridging the Gap: A Collaborative to Reduce PICC Infections in the Home Care Environment
    Katherine Baumgarten, MD, FIDSA, FACP ; Yvette Hale, RN, CRNA ; Michael Messonnier, RPH, MSPH ; Margaret McCabe, RN ; Maria Albright, MSN, APRN, ACNS-BC ; Elaine Bergeron, RN

    Central Line Associated Bloodstream Infection Risk Factors Among Home Care Patients
    Raya R. Khoury, MPH ; Catherine A. Wong, MPH, MT(ASCP) ; Jeanne Yegge, RN, BSN, MPH, CIC ; Diane Hopkins-Broyles, RN, MSN, CIC ; Julie K. Anderson, RN, BSN, CRNI ; Hilary M. Babcock, MD, MPH

    Reduction in CLABSI Rates after Implementation of a Hospital-wide Central Line Associated Blood Stream Infection (CLABSI) Surveillance and Prevention Program
    LaToya A. Forrester, MPH ; Sara M. Wittig, MPH, CIC ; Colleen Cusick, RN, MBA, CMRP ; Thomas D. Galloway, RN, MBA ; MiKaela M. Olsen, RN, MS, AOCNS® ; Beverly M Reynolds, RN, MBA ; Melinda D. Sawyer, MSN, CNS-BC, RN ; Polly Trexler, MS, CIC ; Aaron M. Milstone, MD, MHS ; Lisa L. Maragakis, MD, MPH ; Sara Cosgrove, MD, MS, FIDSA, FSHEA

    Impact of Cap Change Frequency on Central Line-Associated Bloodstream Infection Rate
    Thomas J. Sandora, MD, MPH ; Dionne A. Graham, PhD ; Margaret Conway, RN, BSN ; Gail Potter-Bynoe, BS, CIC ; Steven P. Margossian, MD, PhD

    Pediatric Fistula Initiative: Reducing Bloodstream Infections in an Outpatient Pediatric Hemodialysis Center
    Kobkul Chotikanatis, M.D. ; Nisha Suman, MD ; Martin Bäcker, MD ; Bandana Paudyal, MD ; Morris Schoeneman, MD ; Stephan Kohlhoff, MD ; Margaret Hammerschlag, MD
  • 2012 IDWeek AVF.pdf (447.1 kB)

  • 919
    Use of a Computer Based Training Module to Improve Physicain Knowledge on Sterile Technique, Complications and Documentation
    Jodi Galaydick, MD ; Megan Miller, MD ; John McConnville, MD ; Avery Tung, MD ; Stephen Small, MD ; Vagish S. Hemmige, MD ; Emily Landon, MD
  • Slide1.jpg (126.4 kB)

  • 920
    Providing More Than a Number: Information Technology Toolkit Empowers Caregivers in Process Improvement Program
    Sara Cobb, RN, BSN, CIC ; Mary Bertin, RN, BSN, CIC ; Cynthia Fatica, RN, BSN, CIC ; Mary Oden, RN, BSN, MHS, CIC ; Steven Gordon, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Thomas G. Fraser, MD, FSHEA

    Tailored Interventions in a State-Wide Program to Reduce Infection-Preliminary Results
    Denise Assis ; Geraldine Maddalozzo ; Matias Salomão ; Renata Lobo ; Maria Clara Padoveze ; Maura Oliveira ; Anna Levin
  • poster shea.pdf (1017.1 kB)
  • CME Credits:

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