Poster Abstract Session:
60. Other Hospital-Associated Infections (HAI)
Thursday, October 18, 2012: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: SDCC Poster Hall F-H

Learning Objectives:

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Target Audience: Epidemiologists

Topical Category: N. Infection Epidemiology and Prevention

Tracks: Epidemiology and Infection Control

Presentations:

459
Control of Legionella Contamination with Monochloramine Disinfection in a Large Urban Hospital Hot Water System
Sheetal Kandiah, MD MPH ; Mohamed Yassin, MD, PhD ; Rahman Hariri, PhD, MBA, MT(ASCP) ; Juliet Ferrelli, MS, MT(ASCP), CIC ; Marie Fabrizio, BSN, CIC ; Lorenda Porter, MSN ; Scott Duda, MS ; Janet Stout, PhD

460
Healthcare-associated influenza hospitalizations—United States, 2010 – 2011
Michael A. Jhung, MD, MPH ; Tiffany D'Mello, MPH, MBA ; Alejandro Pérez, MPH ; Deborah Aragon, MSPH ; Kristy Bradley, DVM, MPH ; Nancy M. Bennett, MD ; Tara Cooper, MPH ; Monica M. Farley, MD ; Brian Fowler, MPH ; Emily B. Hancock, MS ; Ruth Lynfield, MD ; Craig Morin, MPH ; Patricia Ryan, MS ; Arthur Reingold, MD ; William Schaffner, MD ; Ruta Sharangpani, MD, MPH ; Leslie Tengelsen, MD ; Ann Thomas, MD, MPH ; Diana Thurston, PhD ; Kimberly Yousey-Hindes, MPH, CPH ; Shelley Zansky, PhD ; Lyn Finelli, DrPH, MS ; Sandra Chaves, MD, MSc

462
Basins Used to Administer Chlorhexidine Baths Are Unlikely Microbial Reservoirs
Mark E. Rupp, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Tomas Huerta ; Stephanie Yu ; R Jennifer Cavalieri, RN ; Roxanne Alter, MS ; Paul Fey, PhD ; Elizabeth Lyden, MS ; Trevor Van Schooneveld, MD
Posters
  • CHG Basin.pdf (55.0 kB)

  • 463
    Herbaspirillum spp.: Clinical Characteristics of an Emerging Pathogen in Cancer Patients
    Victor E. Mulanovich, MD ; Dimpy Shah, MD, MSPH ; Pankil Shah, MD ; Kim Nguyen, MT ; Cheryl Perego, MT(ASCP), MPH, CIC ; Ella Ariza Heredia, MD ; Roy Chemaly, MD, MPH, FACP, FIDSA

    464
    Epidemiology of and risk factors for vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faeaclis: a case-case-control study
    Kayoko Hayakawa, MD, PhD ; Dror Marchaim, MD ; Mohan Palla, MBBS ; Uma Mahesh Gudur, MBBS ; Harish Pulluru, MBBS ; Sreelatha Diviti, MBBS ; Mayan Ajamoughli, MD ; Amber Khan, MD ; Ashwini Mallad, MBBS ; Kyeong Pyo Lee, MD ; Pradeep Bathina, MBBS ; Khaled Alshabani, MD ; Aditya Govindavarjhulla, MBBS ; Deepika Reddy Abbadi, MBBS ; Deepti Chowdary, MBBS ; Hari Kakarlapudi, MBBS ; Harish Guddati, MBBS ; Manoj Das, MBBS ; Naveen Kannekanti, MBBS ; Praveen Vemuri, MBBS ; Rajiv Doddamani, MBBS ; Venkat Ram Rakesh Mundra, MBBS ; Raviteja Reddy Guddeti, MBBS ; Rohan Policherla, BS ; Sarika Bai, MBBS, MD ; Sharan Lohithaswa, MBBS ; Shiva Prasad Shashidharan, MBBS ; Sowmya Chidurala, MBBS ; Dipenkumar Patel, MBBS ; Jason Pogue, PharmD ; Paul Lephart, PhD ; Emily Martin, PhD ; Michael Rybak, PharmD, MPH ; Keith Kaye, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FSHEA

    465
    Estimating Duration of Colonization of Adult Patients with Vancomycin-Resistant Enteroccocus (VRE)
    Tawnya Hansen, BSc ; Kelsey Ragan, MPH ; Allison McGeer, MD, FSHEA
    Posters
  • VRE poster.pdf (199.7 kB)

  • 466
    Evaluation of infections with carbapenemase producing gram negative bacteria treated with polymyxin combination therapy
    Robbert Crusio ; Sriharsha Rao, MD ; Nisarg Changawala ; Vishesh Paul ; Ceres Tiu, MD ; Joost van Ginkel ; Edward Chapnick, MD ; Yizhak Kupfer
    Posters
  • CRGNB poster.pdf (241.7 kB)

  • 467
    The Effects of Severity Parameters of Diabetes Mellitus (DM) on Likelihood of Co-colonization of Vancomycin-Resistant E. faecalis and Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)
    Emily Martin, PhD ; Khaled Alshabani, MD ; Ashish Bhargava, MD ; Divya Yadav, MD ; Moumita Sarkar, MD ; Sudeep Dhoj Thapa, MBBS ; Vinod Kumar, MBBS ; Anjani Mahabashya, MBBS ; Sufian Ahmad, MBBS ; Dror Marchaim, MD ; Carlos Reyes-Sacin, MD ; Teena Chopra, MD, MPH ; Sorabh Dhar, MD ; Odaliz Abreu-Lanfranco, MD ; Jason Pogue, PharmD ; Michael Rybak, PharmD, MPH ; Keith Kaye, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Kayoko Hayakawa, MD, PhD

    468
    Validation of a Prediction Model for Cardiovascular Implantable Electronic Device-Related Infective Endocarditis
    Jenna Chaung, M.B., B.S. ; Wissam El Atrouni, MD ; Raghuveer Dendi, MD ; Lisa Clough, MD ; Michael Brimacombe, PHD
    Posters
  • IDSA poster 8x4ver2.pdf (577.7 kB)

  • 469
    Mycobacterium bovis Aortic Aneurysm Following BCG Intravesicular Instillation - A Misclassified Tuberculosis Diagnosis
    Paloma Cariello, MD ; Jennifer Daly, MD ; Armando Fraire, MD ; Heidi Smith, MD, PhD

    470
    Descriptive analysis of healthcare-associated infections other than bloodstream, respiratory, urinary tract or surgical site, 2001-2011
    Hajime Kanamori, MD, PhD ; David J. Weber, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Emily E. Sickbert-Bennett, PhD ; Vickie Brown, RN, MPH ; Mitsuo Kaku, MD, PhD ; William Rutala, PhD, FSHEA

    471
    Meningitis Due To Enterobacter species Among Adult Patients
    Shahrukh H. Khan, MD ; Odaliz Abreu-Lanfranco, MD ; Samran Haider, MBBS ; Ashish Bhargava, MD ; Sorabh Dhar, MD ; Keith Kaye, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FSHEA

    473
    Risk Factors for Candidemia among Oncology Patients
    Priya Prasad, MPH ; Brian Fisher, DO, MPH ; A. Russell Localio, PhD ; Louis Bell, MD ; Thomas Walsh, MD, FIDSA ; Robert Gross, MD, MSCE ; Theoklis Zaoutis, MD, MSCE
    Posters
  • Prasad Candida Poster.PNG (498.4 kB)

  • 474
    A Qualitative Exploration of Initiation of Infection Prevention Protocols in Hospitals
    Victoria Raveis, PhD ; Monika Pogorzelska, PhD, MPH ; Laurie Conway, RN, MS, CIC ; Mayuko Uchida, MSN ; Elaine Larson, PhD, RN, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Patricia Stone, PhD, MPH, RN, FAAN
    Posters
  • Qual poster revised.pdf (127.4 kB)

  • 475
    Hospital Ward Design and Prevention of Nosocomial Infection and Colonization Events: A Prospective Clinical Trial
    Jennifer Ellison, MSc ; Danielle Southern, MSc ; Donna Holton, MD ; Elizabeth Henderson, PhD ; Jean Wallace, PhD ; Peter Faris, PhD ; William Ghali, MD ; John Conly, MD
    Posters
  • ID Week Poster Sept 30.pdf (182.5 kB)
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