Poster Abstract Session:
55. Occupational Health
Thursday, October 3, 2013: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: The Moscone Center: Poster Hall C


To Work or Not to Work: Factors that Influence Presenteeism among Physicians and Medical Trainees
Heather Reisinger, PhD ; Laura Shinkunas ; Marc Polacco ; Eli Perencevich, MD, MS, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Lauris C. Kaldjian, MD, PhD

Electronic Solutions to Enhance Tracking and Feedback of Compliance with Mandatory Influenza Vaccination for All Hospital Staff
Kathleen A. Quan, RN, MSN, CIC ; Sarah M. Cousins, BS ; Denise Hizon ; Kristie Heck ; Pam Samuelson, RN ; Susan S. Huang, MD, MPH, FIDSA

Outcomes of “Carrot-vs.-Stick” Approaches to Employee Influenza Vaccination in a Large Cancer Center with High Baseline Compliance Rates
Zach Stednick, MPH ; Sara Podczervinski, RN, MPH ; Lois Helbert, RN ; Judith Davies, MN, RN, COHN-S ; Barbara Jagels, RN, MHA, CPHQ ; Ted Gooley, PhD ; Corey Casper, MD, MPH, FIDSA ; Steven Pergam, MD, MPH

Influenza Vaccination in Healthcare Workers; Comparison of the Perception of Intradermal versus Intramuscular Administration
Annelies Riezebos-Brilman, MD, PhD ; Nita Bos, MD ; Joep Kuiphuis, student ; Edwin Hagelen ; Jan Wilschut, PhD ; Marjan De Vries, MD ; Anne Wensing, MD, PhD

A comparison of healthcare worker motivators for seasonal vs pandemic influenza vaccination uptake: A qualitative analysis
Chatura Prematunge, MSc ; Kimberly Corace, Ph.D. ; Anne Mccarthy, MD, MSc ; Rama C Nair, PhD ; Virginia Roth, MD, MBA ; Kathryn N Suh, MD, MSc ; Gary Garber, MD, FACP, FIDSA

Influence of a 12-week Facial Protective Equipment (FPE) wearing period on the behaviors and attitudes towards FPE use among healthcare personnel (HCP)
Mahwish Mushtaq, MD, MPH ; Michlene Daniels, BS ; Martha Zorn, MS ; Mary Bessesen, MD ; Cynthia Gibert, MD, MSc ; Ann-Christine Nyquist, MD, MSPH ; Trish M. Perl, MD, MSc, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Connie S. Price, MD ; Lewis J. Radonovich, MD ; Michael S. Simberkoff, MD ; Maria C. Rodriguez-Barradas, MD

Discomfort Factors and Tolerance Times for Health care Providers Wearing Fit-Tested Filtering Face-Piece Respirators
Sherri Lavela, PhD MPH MBA ; Sara Locatelli, PhD ; Carol Kostovich, PhD, RN ; Brendan Kelly, BA ; Charlesnika Evans, PhD MPH ; Megan Gosch, MPH ; Lewis Radonovich, MD
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    Fear of Exposure among Healthcare Workers (HCWs) after a Sentinel Case of Rabies
    Virginia L. Kan, MD ; Patrick Joyce, MD ; Debra Benator, MD ; Katherine Feldman, DVM, MPH ; Kathleen Agnes, RN, MS ; Janet Gill, RN, BSN, CIC ; Monica Irmler, RN, BSN, CIC ; Arlene Clark, RN ; George Giannakos, NP ; Audrey Gabourel, RN ; Fred Gordin, MD
  • IDWeek Abstract 39795.pdf (510.2 kB)

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    Early Initiation of Therapy in Herpes B virus Infection
    Jennifer Delacruz, MD, MS ; Julia Hilliard, PhD ; Massimo Pacilli, MS MPH ; Jean-Luc Benoit, MD, FACP ; Stephanie Black, MD, MSc ; Steven Lelyveld, MD ; Marek Niekrasz, DVM ; Jennifer Pisano, MD ; Alicia Siston, MPH ; Craig Wardrip, DVM, DACLAM ; Michelle Rohrman, APN ; Allison H. Bartlett, MD, MS ; Emily Landon, MD
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    Challenges with QuantiFERON-TB assay for large-scale, routine screening of US healthcare workers
    Madeline Slater, MD ; Madhukar Pai ; Gary Welland ; Julie Parsonnet, MD ; Niaz Banaei, MD

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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.