Oral Abstract Session:
114. Antimicrobial Stewardship: Practice Variability and Interventions
Friday, October 9, 2015: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
Room: 32--ABC

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Tracks: Pediatric ID, Epidemiology and Infection Control, Adult ID

Moderators:  Deverick Anderson, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FSHEA, Duke University Medical Center and Ebbing Lautenbach, MD, MPH, MSCE, FIDSA, FSHEA, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

8:30 AM
Factors Associated with Inter-Hospital Variability of Inpatient Antibiotic Use in a Cohort of US Hospitals
James Baggs, PhD ; Scott Fridkin, MD, FIDSA ; Lori Pollack, MD, MPH ; Arjun Srinivasan, MD, FSHEA ; John Jernigan, MD, MS
8:45 AM
Variability in Antimicrobial Use among Community Hospitals in the Duke Antimicrobial Stewardship Outreach Network
Rebekah W. Moehring, MD, MPH ; Yuliya Lokhnygina, MS, PhD ; Elizabeth Dodds Ashley, PharmD, MHS ; Melissa Johnson, PharmD, MHS ; Angelina Davis, PharmD, MS ; Richard H. Drew, PharmD, MS, BCPS, FCCP ; Daniel J. Sexton, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Deverick Anderson, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FSHEA
9:00 AM
Association of antimicrobial stewardship activities with acute care antimicrobial usage at Veterans Affairs (VA) medical centers, 2012
Christopher J. Graber, MD, MPH, FIDSA ; Makoto Jones, MD, MS ; Ann F. Chou, PhD, MPH, MA ; Yue Zhang, PhD ; Matthew Bidwell Goetz, MD ; Karl Madaras-Kelly, PharmD., MPH ; Matthew Samore, MD, FSHEA ; Peter Glassman, MBBS, MSc
9:15 AM
Intervention to Improve Antibiotic Selection and Shorten Treatment Durations at the Time of Hospital Discharge
Norihiro Yogo, M.D. ; Heather Young, MD ; Kati Shihadeh, PharmD ; Susan Calcaterra, M.D., M.P.H. ; Bryan Knepper, MPH, MSc, CIC ; William Burman, MD ; Philip Mehler, MD ; Timothy Jenkins, MD
9:30 AM
Impact of Point of Care Screening for Chlamydia and Gonorrhea on Antimicrobial Stewardship in the Emergency Department
Kaitlyn Rivard, PharmD ; Kasey Bucher, PharmD, BCPS ; Heather Draper, PharmD, BCPS ; G. Robert Deyoung, PharmD ; Nnaemeka Egwuatu, MD, MPH ; David Whalen, MD, MPH, FACEP ; Lisa Dumkow, PharmD, BCPS

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