Poster Abstract Session:
44. Catheter-associated BSIs
Thursday, October 3, 2013: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: The Moscone Center: Poster Hall C

Tracks: Epidemiology and Infection Control


Prospective Analysis of Hospital Acquired Blood Stream Infections (BSI) Managed in the Intensive Care Units (ICU) by a Multidisciplinary Team
Tal Mann, MD ; Sorabh Dhar, MD ; Sarit Sharma, MD ; Samran Haider, MD ; Gautam Balakrishnan, MD ; Harish Pulluru, MBBS ; Satya Dalta, MD ; Elaine Flanagan, BSN, MSA ; Keith Kaye, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FSHEA

Comparison of Peri-Operative Antimicrobial Prophylaxis Regimens in Patients Receiving Ventricular Assist Devices
Minkey Wungwattana, Pharm.D. ; Thomas C. Wozniak, M.D. ; Matthew F. Wack, M.D. ; David W. Smith, Pharm.D., B.C.P.S. AQ-ID ; Michael J. Latran, Pharm.D. ; Kevin Chen, B.S. ; Elizabeth M. Amerman, B.S.N., R.N. ; Tracie L. Layne, M.S.N., R.N., C.C.R.N. ; Courtney A. Sheehan, Pharm.D., B.C.P.S. ; I-Wen Wang, M.D., Ph.D.

Comprehensive implementation strategy of practice guideline for central line-associated bloodstream infections: Results from prospective multicenter intervention trial in Korea
Pyoeng Gyun Choe, MD ; Hye Yun Shin ; Myoung Jin Shin ; Kyoung-Ho Song ; Eu Suk Kim ; Hye Young Jin ; Young Hwa Choi ; Ok Ja Choi ; Hee-Chang Jang ; Kyung-Hwa Park ; Nam Jeong Park ; Kye-Hyung Kim ; Eun Jung Lee ; Su Ha Han ; Eun-Ju Choo ; Hong Bin Kim

The Cost-Effectiveness of the Silver Coated Needleless Connector (NC) to Prevent Central Line-associated Bloodstream Infections (CLABSI)
Chad Robichaux, BA ; Jesse T. Jacob, MD ; Sheri Chernetsky Tejedor, MD ; Jay Varkey, MD ; James Steinberg, MD
  • ID Week CEA 092313.pdf (358.8 kB)

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    The Likelihood of Hospital Readmission among Patients with Hospital-Onset Central Line-Associated Bloodstream Infection (HO-CLABSI)
    Carolyn Chi, MPH ; David Kleinbaum, PhD ; Ronda Sinkowitz-Cochran, MPH ; John A. Jernigan, MD, MS ; James Baggs, PhD

    Do No Harm – Central Line Blood Stream Infections. Impact of Evidence Based Practice Improvement
    Sorabh Dhar, MD ; Marge Freundl, RN MSN ; Jennifer Johnson, RN BSN ; Megan Shefke, RN BSN ; Thomas Lamacchia, MS PA-C ; Susan Muscat, RN ; Virginia Nelson, RN MSN

    Reduction in Central Line Bloodstream Associated Infections Following Implementation of a Central Line Maintenance Bundle in Multiple Long Term Acute Care Hospitals
    Joseph Gastaldo, MD ; Antony Grigonis, PhD ; Mary Burkett, RN, MS ; Amanda Dawson, PhD ; Arthur Dylag, MA, MBA ; Lisa Snyder, MD, MPH

    A state-wide program to decrease rates of catheter-related bloodstream infections in adult intensive care unit : low cost interventions, great results
    Denise Assis ; Geraldine Maddalozzo ; Matias Salomão ; Renata Lobo ; Maria Clara Padoveze, RN, PhD ; Maura Oliveira ; Anna Sara Levin, MD, PhD

    Micro-patterned polyurethane surfaces for reducing bacterial attachment associated with catheter-associated blood stream infections
    Rhea May, Ph.D. ; Matthew Hoffman, B.A. ; Dipankar Manna, PhD ; Shravanthi Reddy, Ph.D.
  • IDWeek2013_CVC Poster_v1.pdf (1.1 MB)

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    Infectious Complications Following Electrophysiology (EP) Procedures:  Defining Rates to Explore Automated Surveillance Possibilities
    Joel C. Boggan, MD, MPH ; Ann Marie Navar-Boggan, MD, PhD ; Lauren Knelson, MSPH ; Rebekah W. Moehring, MD, MPH ; Luke F. Chen, MBBS, MPH, CIC, FRACP ; Deverick J. Anderson, MD, MPH
  • IDSA poster 10-2013.pdf (311.4 kB)

  • 194
    Increasing the Reliability of Automated Surveillance for Central Line-Associated Bloodstream Infections
    Rachael Snyders, MPH, BSN, RN ; Kathleen Mcmullen, MPH, CIC ; Ashleigh Goris, MPH, BSN, RN ; Joshua A Doherty, BS ; Keith F. Woeltje, MD, PhD
  • IDWeek_NICER_Poster_Final.pdf (199.5 kB)

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    Retrospective Assessment of Clinical Impact and Mortality of Central Line-Associated Blood Stream Infection at a Regional Burn Center
    Alexandra Thomas, B.A. ; Jonathan M. Zenilman, MD, FIDSA ; Leigh Ann Price, MD ; Kerri Huber, RN, MSN ; Zeina Khouri-Stevens, PhD, RN ; Richard Bennett, MD ; Renee Blanding ; Geeta Sood, MD
  • IDweekAET final.pdf (403.6 kB)

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    Novel use of Tunneled Intravenous Catheters to Decrease Central Line Associated Blood Stream Infections in Patients with Severe Burns
    C. Marie Dalton, RN ; Jenny Ziembicki, MD ; Holt Murray, MD ; Alan Corcos, MD ; Juliet Ferrelli, MS, MT(ASCP), CIC ; Mohamed Yassin, MD, PhD

    Electronic Medical Record (EMR) Solutions to Reduce Central Line Associated Bloodstream Infections (CLABSI) by Enhancing Documentation of Central Line Insertion Practices, Line Days, and Daily Line Necessity
    Kathleen A. Quan, RN, MSN, CIC ; Sarah M. Cousins, BS ; Darlene D. Porter, BSN, RN, PHN ; Phil Lemons ; Margaret O'brien, RN, BSN ; Scott Rudkin, MD ; Brian Lambertson ; Dennis Hoang ; Amish A. Dangodara, MD ; Amy Krista ; Janette Jimenez-Rivera, RN MSN CCRN ; Susan S. Huang, MD, MPH, FIDSA

    Improving the Outcomes of Cancer Patients with Multidrug-Resistant Gram Negative Rods Bloodstream Infections
    Nobuyoshi Mori, MD ; Aline El Zakhem, MD ; Polly Williams, MT(ASCP), CIC ; Sherry Cantu, MPH ; Jeffrey J. Tarrand, MD ; Issam Raad, MD ; Roy Chemaly, MD, MPH ; Javier A. Adachi, MD, FIDSA
  • IDSA poster 2FINAL.pdf (212.5 kB)
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