Poster Abstract Session:
201. Non-Acute Care
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


Out of Sight and Out of Mind:  Surveillance for Central Line Associated Bloodstream Infection in Home Infusion Pharmacy Patients
Joan Vinski, RN, MSN, CIC ; Mary Bertin, RN, BSN, CIC ; Thomas Keys, MD ; Thomas G. Fraser, MD, FSHEA

Prolonged Ice-Storm Occurring During Peak Influenza Season in 2011: Impact of Forced Community-Wide Social Distancing
Gabriela Cantu, MPH ; Elizabeth Smith, RN ; Joey Stringer ; Wendy Chung, MD, MSPH

Hospital Avoidance Utilizing Outpatient Antibiotic Therapy
Nathan Skorodin, PharmD ; Russell Petrak, MD, FIDSA ; David W. Hines, MD ; Robert Fliegelman, DO
  • IDSA Poster Final.pdf (917.0 kB)

  • Assessing Prevalence of Antimicrobial Use and Infections by Minimal Data Set in Finnish Long-term Care Facilities
    Maija-Liisa Rummukainen, MD ; Matti Mäkelä, MD PhD ; Anja Noro, PhD ; Harriet Finne-Soveri, MD PhD ; Outi Lyytikäinen, MD

    Evaluation of Environmental Cleaning in Long Term Care Facilities
    Dianna Appelgate, MS, MPH ; Philip C. Carling, MD, FSHEA ; Kathy Simpson ; Cheryl Wesley, RN

  • Updated poster.pdf (239.2 kB)

  • Targeted Infection Prevention (TIP) Program: Study design and Baseline data
    Lona Mody, MD, MSc ; Suzanne Bradley, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Sanjay Saint, MD, MPH ; Bonnie Lansing, LPN ; Sara McNamara, MT(ASCP), MPH ; Ruth Anne Rye, RN, BS ; Andrezj Galecki, MD, PhD ; James Thomas Fitzgerald, PhD ; Russell Olmsted, MPH, CIC ; Carol A. Kauffman, MD ; Sarah Krein, PhD, RN

    Behind Closed Doors: Medication Storage and Disposal in the Home
    Zahra Kassamali, PharmD ; Sarah M. Wieczorkiewicz, Pharm.D., BCPS ; Larry H. Danziger, Pharm.D.
  • IDSA_Poster_1609.pdf (681.0 kB)

  • Bacteriologic Profile of Colonization, Disease and Antimicrobial Resistance among Military Personnel with Combat-related Traumatic Injury
    Lakisha Gaskins, MHS ; Amy Weintrob, MD ; Ping Li, MS ; William P. Bradley, MS ; Dan Lu, MS ; Eugene Millar, PhD ; Katrina Crawford, MS ; Bradley Lloyd, DO ; Glenn Wortmann, MD ; Clinton Murray, MD ; David Tribble, MD, DrPH

    Infectious Disease as a Cause of Death in Active Duty United States Military Personnel, 1998-2011
    Robert Potter, DVM ; Peter Seguin, MD ; Craig T. Mallak, MD ; Joel Gaydos, MD, MPH

    CME Credits:

    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.