Poster Abstract Session:
56. HAI: Surgical Site Infections
Thursday, October 8, 2015: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: Poster Hall

Learning Objectives:


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

Three's a Crowd: An Evaluation of Efficacy and Safety of Cefazolin 3g versus Cefazolin 2g for Surgical Prophylaxis in Obese Patients
Mary Staicu, Pharm.D. ; Leanna Liu, Pharm.D. ; Maryrose Laguio, MD ; Mary Lourdes Brundige, PharmD ; Alexandra Yamshchikov, M.D.
National Trends in Vancomycin use for peri-operative prophylaxis over 5 years
Judith Strymish, MD ; Westyn Branch-Elliman, MD, MMSc ; Kamal Itani, MD ; Kalpana Gupta, MD, MPH
Routine surveillance versus independent assessment by an outcome adjudication committee in assessing patients for sternal surgical site infections after cardiac surgery
Dominik Mertz, MD, MSc ; Richard Whitlock, MD, PhD ; Stephanie Smith, MD, MSc ; Alex Carignan, MD, MSc ; Muhammad Rehan, MD ; Alicia Kokoszka, MSc ; Iqbal H Jaffer, MBBS ; Ali Alsagheir, MBBS, MSc ; Mark Loeb, MD, MSc, FSHEA
The Rate of CIED Infection By Severity: Evidence from a Large US Payer Database
Muhammad Rizwan Sohail, MD, FIDSA ; Elizabeth L. Eby, MPH ; Michael P. Ryan, MS ; Laura A. Wright, PhD ; Arnold J. Greenspon, MD
Microbiology of Surgical Site Infections in Cancer Patients: A Seven Year Review
Maria Fernanda Golzarri, MD ; Juan Carlos Hernaiz-Leonardo, MD ; Mauricio Ostrosky, Medical Student ; Consuelo Velazquez-Acosta, BS ; Patricia Cornejo-Juarez, MD, MSc ; Diana Vilar-Compte, MD, MSc
Individualizing Risk Factors for Surgical Site Infection after Mastectomy
Margaret A. Olsen, PhD, MPH ; Katelin B. Nickel, MPH ; Julie A. Margenthaler, MD ; Ida K. Fox, MD ; Anna E. Wallace, MPH ; Victoria J. Fraser, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA
Surgical Site Infection (SSI) After Immediate Implant Breast Reconstruction is Associated With Increased Number of Secondary Procedures and Subsequent SSI
Margaret a. Olsen, PhD, MPH ; Katelin B. Nickel, MPH ; Ida K. Fox, MD ; Anna E. Wallace, MPH ; Victoria J. Fraser, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA
Development of a surgical site infection risk predictor model for open reduction internal fixation of long bone surgeries
Sara Reese, PhD, CIC ; Bryan Knepper, MPH, MSc, CIC ; Cyril Mauffrey, MD, FACS, FRCS ; Connie Price, MD ; Heather Young, MD
Pre-operative CHG Without Nasal Decolonization to Reduce Orthopedic SSI
Marci Drees, MD, MS ; Carol Briody, MT (ASCP), CIC ; Cynthia Noble, MSN, RN-BC ; Theresa Foraker, MSN, RN ONC ; Brian Galinat, MD, MBA
What is a Normal Postoperative Temperature? Group Based Trajectory Modeling in Postoperative Knee Arthroplasty Patients in a Large Health System
Nirav Shah, MD, MPH ; Ankit Dhingra, BA ; Jessica P. Ridgway, MD ; Rema Padman, PhD ; Ari Robicsek, MD
  • IDSA Wunderlich poster 2015.pdf (692.6 kB)
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    Effect of Glucose Control on the Incidence of Surgical Site Infection Following Liver Transplantation
    Hilary P. Steele, MD, MPH ; Walter C. Hellinger, MD ; Michael G. Heckman, MS ; Colleen S. Thomas, MS ; Kaniksha S. Desai, MD ; Andrew P. Keaveny, MD ; Juan M. Canabal, MD ; C. Burcin Taner, MD ; Gunjan Y. Gandhi, MD ; Shon E. Meek, MD, PhD
  • ID Week Poster 2015.pdf (349.2 kB)
  • 370
    Improved accuracy of caesarean section surgical site infection surveillance utilizing post-discharge email
    Elisa Lloyd-Smith, PhD ; Christopher F. Lowe, MD, FRCPC ; Mary Mcnaughton, RN ; Marc G. Romney, MD, FRCPC, DTM&H ; Victor Leung, MD, FRCPC
  • SSI poster IDweek_v1 CL.pdf (265.0 kB)
  • 371
    Sustained Reduction of Surgical Site Infections after Colorectal Surgery
    Shauna C. Usiak, MPH, CIC ; Janet Eagan, RN, MPH, CIC ; Julio Garcia-Aguilar, MD ; Martin R. Weiser, MD ; Tess Pottinger, MS ; Chris Cheavers, BA ; Kent Sepkowitz, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA
  • 371_IDWPOSTER_Upload.pdf (738.1 kB)
  • 372
    Effect of in-hospital delay on wound infection in acute appendicitis
    Chumpon Wilasrusmee, MD ; Siwakhom Chaiprasertwit, MD ; Napaphat Poprom, BSc
    Culture-Directed Perioperative Prophylaxis Regimen Reduces Infections After Radical Cystectomy (RC)
    Zhe Han, PharmD ; Joseph Pariser, MD ; Blake Anderson, MD ; Shane Pearce, MD ; Gary Steinberg, MD ; Norm Smith, MD ; Emily Landon, MD ; Natasha Pettit, PharmD ; Jennifer Pisano, MD

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    Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. PDT, Wednesday Oct. 7th with the exception of research findings presented at the IDWeek press conferences.