Oral Abstract Session:
162. Identifying and Overcoming Challenges in Preventing Transmission of MDRO GNR Bacterial Infections in Healthcare Settings
Saturday, October 5, 2013: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
Room: The Moscone Center: 250-262

Learning Objectives:


Tracks: Epidemiology and Infection Control

Moderators:  Daniel Morgan, MD, MS, University of Maryland School of Medicine and Suzanne Bradley, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA, University of Michigan and Ann Arbor VA Healthcare System


8:30 AM
Within-host and population transmission of OXA-48
Manon Haverkate, MSc ; Mirjam Dautzenberg, MD ; Tjaco Ossewaarde, MD PhD ; Anneke Van Der Zee, PhD ; Jan Den Hollander, MD PhD ; Annet Troelstra, MD PhD ; Marc Bonten, MD Professor ; Martin Bootsma, PhD

8:45 AM
Targeted Infection Prevention (TIP) Study: Cluster-randomized study to reduce MDROs in nursing home residents with indwelling devices
Lona Mody, MD, MSc ; Sarah Krein, PhD, RN ; Sanjay Saint, MD, MPH ; Ana Montoya, MD ; Bonnie Lansing, LPN ; Sara McNamara, MT(ASCP), MPH ; Kathy Symons, BA ; Kay Cherian ; Ruth Anne Rye, RN, BS ; Andrezj Galecki, MD, PhD ; James Thomas Fitzgerald, PhD ; Russell Olmsted, MPH, CIC ; Carol A. Kauffman, MD ; Suzanne Bradley, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA

9:00 AM
Effect of a Bundled Intervention on Infection and Colonization due to Klebsiella pneumoniae Carbapenemase-Producing Enterobacteriaceae (KPC) at 4 Long-Term Acute Care Hospitals (LTACHs) in Chicago
Mary K Hayden, MD, FSHEA, FIDSA ; Michael Y. Lin, MD, MPH ; Rosie D. Lyles-Banks, MD, MHA ; Shayna Weiner, MPH ; Nicholas Moore, MS, MLS(ASCP) ; Karen Lolans, BS ; Huiyuan Zhang, MS ; Louis Fogg, PhD ; Donald Blom, RN, BA ; Caroline Thurlow, MD ; Monica Sikka, MD ; David W. Hines, MD ; Robert A Weinstein, MD, FIDSA ; for The CDC Prevention Epicenters Program

9:15 AM
Defining Multidrug Resistance (MDR) for Gram-Negative (GN) Infections: Who Gets the Gown?
Sarah S. Lewis, MD ; Rebekah W. Moehring, MD, MPH ; Luke F. Chen, MBBS, MPH, CIC, FRACP ; Daniel J. Sexton, MD, FIDSA ; Deverick J. Anderson, MD, MPH

9:45 AM
Modeling the relative impact of hand-hygiene compliance and terminal environmental cleaning on transmission of multidrug-resistant organisms (MDROs)
Sean Barnes ; Daniel Morgan, MD, MS ; Anthony D. Harris, MD, MPH ; Philip C. Carling, MD, FSHEA ; Kerri A. Thom, MD, MS

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D. Morgan, Welch Allyn : Consultant, Consulting fee
Sanogiene : Consultant, Consulting fee

S. Bradley, SHEA: Editor-in-Chief, Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, Salary

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