Poster Abstract Session:
185. Infections in Non-Acute Healthcare Settings
Saturday, October 5, 2013: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: The Moscone Center: Poster Hall C


Nationwide Prevalence of Long Term Care Healthcare-Associated Infections in U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Community Living Centers
Marla Clifton, RN, MSN, CIC ; Linda Danko, RN, MSN ; Loretta Simbartl, MS ; Christa Hojlo, PhD, RN, NHA ; Lisa Minor, MSSL, RN ; Ona Montgomery, RN, BSN, MSHA, CIC ; Stephen Kralovic, MD, MPH ; Gary Roselle, MD

Statewide survey of long-term care facilities practices regarding management of multidrug-resistant organisms
Margaret Cunningham, MPH ; Jon Furuno, PhD ; Christopher Pfeiffer, MD ; Tasha Poissant, MPH ; Ann Thomas, MD, MPH ; Zintars G. Beldavs, MS

Risk Factors for the Development of Gastrointestinal Colonization with Fluoroquinolone-Resistant Escherichia coli in Residents of Long-Term Care Facilities
Jennifer Han, MD, MSCE ; Joel Maslow, MD, PhD ; Xiaoyan Han, MS ; Sharon Xie, PhD ; Pam Tolomeo, MPH ; Evelyn Santana, MS ; Lesley Carson, MD ; Ebbing Lautenbach, MD, MPH, MSCE
  • FQ LTCF poster.pdf (410.2 kB)

  • A Tale of Two Buildings:  Reduction in vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus acquisition and Clostridium difficile infection after moving to a new long-term care facility
    Venkata C.K. Sunkesula, M.D., M.S ; Sirisha Kundrapu, M.D. ; Suresh Ponnada, MD, MPH ; Annette Jencson, BSMT(ASCP)SM, CIC ; Jennifer Cadnum, B.S. ; Abhishek Deshpande, M.D., Ph.D. ; Marguerite O'donnell, RN, BSN, CIC ; Trina Zabarsky, RN, CNP ; Elizabeth Flannery, BSN, RN ; Lucy Jury, N.P. ; Dubert Guerrero, MD ; Curtis J. Donskey, MD

    Measurement and Variation in MRSA Acquisition Rates in Nursing Homes
    Christopher Crnich, MD, PhD ; April Zehm, MD ; Simone Warrack, BS ; Megan Duster, BS MT (ASCP) ; Paul Drinka, MD ; David Zimmerman, PhD

    Burden of Antibiotic Resistance in Long-Term Care Settings: A Systematic Review of the Literature
    Monika Pogorzelska-Maziarz, PhD, MPH ; Kimberly Alvarez, MPH ; Elaine Larson, PhD, RN, FIDSA, FSHEA
  • Poster_IDWeek_LTC.pdf (704.4 kB)

  • Appropriateness of Testing and Treatment for Urinary Tract Infection in a Long Term Acute Care Hospital
    Brandi Burke, MPH ; Bonita Singal, MD, PhD ; Eileen Robinson, MPH, RN/BSN ; Suzanne Winter, MS ; Anurag Malani, MD

    Respiratory Illness among Residents of Pediatric Long-Term Care Facilities during Influenza Season
    Meghan Murray, MPH ; Bevin Cohen, MPH ; Amanda Buet, MPH ; Mary Keenan, RN, MS, CNS ; Marianne Pavia, MT(ASCP), CLS, CIC ; Gordon Hutcheon, MD ; Edwin Simpser, MD ; Linda Mosiello, RN, LNHA ; Elaine Larson, PhD, RN, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Lisa Saiman, MD, MPH, FSHEA ; Natalie Neu, MD, MPH

    Changes in Mycobacterium tuberculosis Epidemiology at a Large Cancer Center: Development of a Pre-Arrival Screening Strategy for Exposure Control
    Sara Podczervinski, RN, MPH ; Christopher Spitters, MD, MA, MPH ; Lois Helbert, RN ; David Madtes, MD ; Guang-Shing Cheng, MD ; Nicole Kelimoff, BS ; Anna Westburg, BS ; Keith Eaton, MD, PhD ; Masa Narita, MD ; Steven Pergam, MD, MPH
  • TB Poster v1_SP.pdf (395.3 kB)
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    Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. PST, Oct. 2nd with the exception of research findings presented at the IDWeek press conferences.