Poster Abstract Session:
205. Surgical Site Infections (SSI)
Saturday, October 20, 2012: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: SDCC Poster Hall F-H

Topical Category: N. Infection Epidemiology and Prevention

Tracks: Epidemiology and Infection Control


Impact of Surgical Site Infection on Patient Mortality, England 2010/11
Theresa Lamagni, MSc Phd ; Suzanne Elgohari, MSc ; Miroslava Mihalkova, BSc ; Elizabeth Sheridan, MBBS FRCPath
  • M609 TL poster.pdf (1.0 MB)

  • Time to Sternal Wound Infections Post CABG: Is this truly a device related infection?
    Leyla Asadi, MD ; Geoffrey Taylor, MD ; Stephanie Smith, MD, MSc

    An intervention to prevent fluoroquinolone–resistant E. coli infections after prostate biopsy           
    Nuntra Suwantarat, MD ; Rafael Ponce-Terashima, MD ; Donald M. Dumford, MD ; Sirisha Kundrapu, M.D. ; Michelle Nerandzic, BS ; Hui Zhu, MD ; Trina Zabarsky, RN, CNP ; Curtis J. Donskey, MD

    A Sustained Reduction in Pediatric Surgical Site Infections Despite a Hospital Wide Withdrawal of Alcohol Based Surgical Prep Solutions
    Charles Foster, MD ; Donna Lach, RN ; Greg Gagliano, BSN, RN, CIC ; Lucy Andrews-Mann, MSN, CNP ; Oliver Soldes, MD

    Immediate Pre-operative Decolonization Therapy using Photodynamic Therapy Ensures High Compliance Rates
    Elizabeth Bryce, MD FRCPC ; Titus Wong, MD, FRCPC ; Diane Roscoe, MD FRCPC ; Deborah Jeske, RN, BSc ; Bassam Masri, MD FRCSC ; Leslie Forrester, BA(Hons), MA, MSc

    Risk Factors and Outcomes Associated with Surgical Site Infections after Craniotomy and Craniectomy
    Hsiu-yin Chiang, PhD, MS ; Jean Pottinger, RN, MA ; Jeremy Greenlee, MD ; Aparna Kamath, MD ; Loreen A. Herwaldt, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA

    Surgical Site Infections After Bariatric Surgery: Unintended Consequences
    Leilani Paitoonpong, MD, M.Sc. ; Pasri Maharom, MD ; Geeta Sood, MD ; Kimberley Steele, MD ; Trish M. Perl, MD, MSc, FIDSA, FSHEA
  • Poster_Leilani.pdf (1.5 MB)

  • The Relationship of Operating Room Size, Length of Surgery and Surgical Site Infection Rates in Neurosurgical Procedures
    Kathleen McMullen, MPH, CIC ; Nupur D. Kittur, PhD, MPH ; Martha Craighead, RN, MBA, CIC ; Ralph Dacey, MD ; David K. Warren, MD, MPH
  • KM_ORRoomSize_Poster.pdf (90.1 kB)

  • Prevention of Surgical Site Infections: First results of the pan-European PROHIBIT Survey
    Sonja Hansen, MD ; Walter Zingg, MD ; Frank Schwab, MSc ; Michael Behnke, MSc ; Hugo Sax, MD ; Didier Pittet, MD, MS ; Petra Gastmeier, MD ; Prohibit Consortium

    The Effect of Removal of Alcohol-Based Skin Prep on Operating Room Fires and Surgical Site Infection Rates
    Cynthia Fatica, RN, BSN, CIC ; J. Michael Henderson, MD ; Steven Gordon, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Thomas G. Fraser, MD, FSHEA
  • fatica layout 59242.pdf (165.1 kB)

  • Implantable cardiac device infections in a longitudinal Medicare population, 2000-2006
    Stephen Liang, MD ; Melissa Viray, MD ; David Warren, MD, MPH ; Marye Gleva, MD ; Harini Subramaniam ; Victoria J. Fraser, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Margaret Olsen, PhD, MPH

    Post-Discharge Surgical Site Infection Surveillance: A Comparison of Chart Review, Physician Survey, and ICD-9 Code Surveillance
    Kerri Adams, RN, MSN ; Geeta Sood, MD ; Janet McIntyre, RN, MSN, CPHQ ; Jonathan M. Zenilman, MD, FIDSA

    Surgical Site Infection after Liver Re-Transplantation: Incidence and Risk Factors
    Harshal Shah, M.D. ; Michael Heckman ; Nancy Diehl ; Jefree Shalev ; Justin Nguyen, M.D. ; Darrin Willingham, M.D. ; Burcin Taner, M.D. ; Lena Sibulesky, M.D. ; Walter C. Hellinger, M.D.
  • Shah final 3226095.pdf (2.7 MB)

  • Caesarean Section SSI Reduction in an Academic Medical Center; A Collaborative Quality Improvement Endeavor
    Meredith Harris, RN, MSN, MPH ; Patricia Lawson, RN, MPH, CIC ; Janis Ferrell, CT ; Miriana Pehar, RN, BSN ; Vidhya Gunaseelan, MS, MHA ; Polly Trexler, MS, CIC ; Frank Witter, MD ; Sara Cosgrove, MD, MS, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Lisa L. Maragakis, MD, MPH

    A Sustained Decrease in Surgical Site Infection after Elective Abdominal Hysterectomy
    Heather Young, MD ; Bryan Knepper, MPH, MSc ; Amber Miller, RN, MSN, CIC ; Cathy Vigil, RN, CIC ; J. Chris Carey, MD ; Connie Price, MD
  • Before-After.pdf (718.4 kB)

  • Post surgical Infections in an Outpatient Surgical Center
    Igor Abolnik, MD ; Jill Andrews, RN, BSN, CNOR ; Debra Hawkins, LPN, CORT
  • Poster IDSA.pdf (443.2 kB)

  • Variable Screening and Decolonization Protocols for Staphylococcus aureus Carriage before Surgery
    Susan Kline, MD, MPH ; Tram Pham, Medical Student ; Trish M. Perl, MD, MSc, FIDSA, FSHEA

    Risk Factors of Post-Venectomy Cellulitis after Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery: A Population-based Cohort Study, 1993 to 2008
    Faisal Alasmari, MD ; Mohamad Mubasher, PhD ; Larry M. Baddour, MD ; Imad Tleyjeh, MD, MSc

    Pre-admission Cutaneous Chlorhexidine Preparation Reduces Surgical Site Infections In Total Hip Arthroplasty
    Bhaveen H. Kapadia, MD ; Aaron J. Johnson, MD ; Jacqueline A. Daley, HBSc, MLT, CIC ; Kimona Issa, MD ; Michael A. Mont, MD
  • CHG Cloth study Hip.pdf (930.8 kB)

  • The Effect of Hospital Formulary Change on Patients with Appendicitis and Cholecystitis at a Large Tertiary Care Hospital
    Jaisa Olasky, MD ; Ali Darehzereshki, MD ; Evgeniya Degnera, MD ; Joerg Zehetner, MD ; Namir Katkhouda, MD ; Thomas V. Berne, MD ; Rodney Mason, MD, PhD

    The role of pre-operative and post-operative glucose control in surgical-site infections and mortality
    Christie Jeon, ScD ; E. Yoko Furuya, MD, MS ; Mitchell Berman, MD ; Elaine Larson, PhD, RN, FIDSA, FSHEA

    Time-Saving Impact of an Algorithm to Identify Potential Surgical Site Infections
    Bryan Knepper, MPH, MSc ; Cathy Vigil, RN, CIC ; Amber Miller, RN, MSN, CIC ; Heather Young, MD ; Connie Price, MD

    A Successful Multi-faceted Strategy to Reduce the Incidence of C-Section Surgical Site Infections
    Wil Ng, MHSc ; Adrian Brown, MD ; Doreen Alexander, BScN ; Man Fan Ho, MD ; Bonnie Kerr, RN, BSCN, PNC(c) ; Michelle Amato, RN, MN, PNC(c) ; Kevin Katz, MD, CM, MSc

    Risk factors for surgical site infections in Japanese patients with gastrointestinal surgeries
    Keita Morikane, MD, PhD ; Hitoshi Honda, MD, PhD ; Satowa Suzuki, MD, PhD ; Takuya Yamagishi, MD ; Mayumi Aminaka, RN
  • 121020IDSAPoster.pdf (533.0 kB)

  • Impact of a MRSA decolonization protocol on orthopedic surgical site infections (SSIs) in a community hospital
    Judy Chin, PharmD ; John McCarthy, MD ; Diane McCowan, PharmD ; Maria Cortinas, RN ; Teri Pazzulla, RN ; Helen Litvack, RN ; Patty Poynter, RN ; Alan Endo, PharmD

    Preventing Staphylococcus aureus Surgical Site Infections (SSIs) following Cardiothoracic Surgery
    Jennifer Madigan, MPH, CIC ; Julie Fresard, MSN, APRN-BC, CNP ; Sue Meisner, RN, BSN ; Janice Rey, MT(ASCP), CIC ; Sanjay Batra, MD, FACS ; Mohamad Fakih, MD, MPH
  • ID Week poster 2012.jpg (1.0 MB)

  • Variation in the Selection and Duration of Perioperative Antimicrobial Prophylaxis in Neonatal Intensive Care
    Jennifer Wong-McLoughlin, RN ; Lisa Saiman, MD, MPH, FSHEA ; Theoklis Zaoutis, MD, MSCE ; Jeffrey Perlman, MB ChB ; Patricia DeLaMora, MD ; Yu-Hui Ferng, MPA ; Luis Alba, BS ; Elaine Larson, PhD, RN, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Sameer Patel, MD

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    Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. PST, Oct. 17th with the exception of research findings presented at the IDWeek press conferences.