Oral Abstract Session:
126. Preventing Hospital Transmission: Environment and Hands
Friday, October 9, 2015: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Room: 7--AB

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

Moderators:  L. Silvia Munoz-Price, MD, PhD, Medical College of Wisconsin and Curtis J. Donskey, MD, Case Western Reserve University

Presentations:
10:30 AM
731
A Prospective Study of Transmission of Multi-drug Resistant Organisms (MDRO) between Environmental Sites and Hospitalized Patients the TransFER study
Luke F. Chen, MBBS, MPH, CIC, FRACP ; Lauren Knelson, MSPH ; Maria Gergen, MT, ASCP ; Olga Better, RA ; Bradley Nicholson, PhD ; Sarah S. Lewis, MD MPH ; Christopher W Woods, MD, MPH, FIDSA ; William Rutala, PhD, MPH, FSHEA ; David J. Weber, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Rebekah W. Moehring, MD, MPH ; Daniel J. Sexton, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Deverick Anderson, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FSHEA
10:45 AM
732
Self-monitoring of hospital room cleaning by Environmental Services (EVS) may not accurately measure cleanliness
Lauren P. Knelson, MSPH ; Gemila Ramadanovic, LPN ; Luke F. Chen, MBBS, MPH, CIC, FRACP ; Rebekah W. Moehring, MD, MPH ; Sarah S. Lewis, MD MPH ; William Rutala, PhD, MPH, FSHEA ; David J. Weber, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Daniel J. Sexton, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Deverick Anderson, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FSHEA
11:00 AM
733
Comparison of Air and Environmental Surfaces Contamination between Carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii and KPC-producing Gram-negative Rods
Luis Shimose, M.D. ; Eriko Masuda, MD ; Ana Berbel Caban, M.D. ; Maroun Sfeir, MD ; Maria X. Bueno, MD ; Dennise Depascale, MT ; Timothy Cleary, PhD ; Yohei Doi, MD, PhD ; L. Silvia Munoz-Price, MD, PhD
11:15 AM
734
Outcomes from Two Pilots of an Automated Observation System for Monitoring Hand Hygiene
Heather Michael, MD ; Thomas G. Fraser, MD, FSHEA ; Colette Einloth, QPSI ; Cynthia Fatica, RN, BSN, CIC ; Theresa Janszen, PSQI project manager
11:30 AM
735
Comparative Antimicrobial Efficacy of Two Hand-Hygiene Products in Intensive Care Units (ICU): A Randomized Controlled Trial
Abhishek Deshpande, MD, PhD ; Jacqueline Fox, RN ; Ken Koon Wong, MD ; Sarah Schramm, MA ; Curtis J. Donskey, MD ; Thomas G. Fraser, MD, FSHEA ; Steven Gordon, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA
11:45 AM
736
Infection Control Practices in TV Serials: Are TV Stars Doing Right?
Alpay Azap, professor ; Cansu Erel, Medical student ; Pelin Cavdar, Medical student ; Ozan Deger, Medical student ; Tugba Atak, Medical student ; Tolga Akben, Medical student ; Derya Oztuna, Associate Professor

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