Poster Abstract Session:
240. Infection Prevention: Cleaning and Disinfection
Saturday, October 10, 2015: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: Poster Hall

Learning Objectives:

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

Presentations:
Transmission of Healthcare-associated Infections from Roommates and Prior Room Occupants:á A Systematic Review
Bevin Cohen, MPH, MPhil ; Catherine Crawford Cohen, BS, RN, PhD(c) ; Borghild L°yland, PhD, RN
Quantitative Assessment of the Cleanliness of High-Touch Environmental Surfaces and Shared Equipment in the Hospital
Elizabeth Salsgiver, MPH ; Daniel Bernstein, BA ; Matthew S. Simon, MD, MSc ; Daniel Eiras, MD, MPH ; William Greendyke, MD ; Lisa Saiman, MD, MPH, FSHEA ; E. Yoko Furuya, MD, MS ; David P. Calfee, MD, MS, FIDSA, FSHEA
Qualitative and Quantitative Assessment of Daily Cleaning of High-Touch Environmental Surfaces in Hospital Patient Rooms
Daniel Bernstein, BA ; Elizabeth Salsgiver, MPH ; Matthew S. Simon, MD, MSc ; William Greendyke, MD ; Daniel Eiras, MD, MPH ; Masahiro Ito, ASQ-CSSBB, CMQ/OE, CHA ; Dean Caruso, BS ; Timothy Woodward, BS ; Odette Perriel, MS ; Lisa Saiman, MD, MPH, FSHEA ; E. Yoko Furuya, MD, MS ; David P. Calfee, MD, MS, FIDSA, FSHEA
Effect of environmental cleanliness intervention on hospital room surface cleanliness and hospital-acquired infection rates
Bryan Knepper, MPH, MSc, CIC ; Sara Reese, PhD, CIC ; Heather Young, MD ; Amber Miller, MSN, RN, CIC, CSPDT ; Kelly Medero, RN, BSN, CCRN, BC-NE ; Matthew Milner, BS ; Connie Price, MD
Knowledge, Attitudes, and Practices of Environmental Service Workers Related to Environmental Cleaning and Healthcare-Associated Infections (HAI)
Daniel Bernstein, BA ; Elizabeth Salsgiver, MPH ; Matthew S. Simon, MD, MSc ; William Greendyke, MD ; Daniel Eiras, MD, MPH ; Masahiro Ito, ASQ-CSSBB, CMQ/OE, CHA ; Dean Caruso, BS ; Timothy Woodward, BS ; Odette Perriel, MS ; Lisa Saiman, MD, MPH, FSHEA ; E. Yoko Furuya, MD, MS ; David P. Calfee, MD, MS, FIDSA, FSHEA
Environmental Services: A Critical yet often Invisible Partner in Infection Control
Nasia Safdar, MD, PhD, FSHEA ; Eric Yanke, MD ; Helene Moriarty, RN, PhD ; Linda McKinley, RN, BSN, MPH, CIC
Evaluation of an Automated Medical Equipment Washer and Ultraviolet-C Radiation Disinfection System
Thriveen S.C. Mana, MS ; Jennifer Cadnum, B.S. ; Annette Jencson, BS, MT, CIC ; Curtis J. Donskey, MD
Impact of a Pulsed Xenon Ultraviolet Light (PX-UV) Light Room Disinfection System on Clostridium difficile Rates
Kathleen Mcmullen, MPH, CIC ; Helen Wood, RN, BSN, CIC ; William Buol, BA ; David Johnson, BA ; Anne Bradley, RN ; Keith Woeltje, MD, PhD, FSHEA ; Erik R. Dubberke, MD, MSPH, FIDSA, FSHEA ; David K. Warren, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FSHEA
Posters
  • Xenex.pdf (523.7 kB)
  • Reducing Clostridium difficile Infection among Hematology-Oncology Patients Using Ultraviolet Germicidal Irradiation for Terminal Room Disinfection
    David Pegues, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Cheryl Gilmar, MS, MT, CIC ; Mary Denno, MSN, RN ; Steven Gaynes, BS
    Posters
  • IDWeek2015_1715_PEGUES.pdf (5.1 MB)
  • Disinfection of Medical Equipment and Surfaces using a Novel Focused Multivector Ultraviolet-C Light System in Clinical Setting
    Ruta Petraitiene, MD ; Deborah Smith, RN ; Leslie Lygren, RN ; Thomas J. Walsh, MD ; Vidmantas Petraitis, MD
    Antimicrobial activity of a novel copper film surface treatment
    Christopher Crnich, MD, PhD ; Megan Duster, BS MT (ASCP) ; Priya Varghese, BS ; Keith Donaldson, MS ; Robert Tweed, BS
    Posters
  • ID_Week 2015_EMI InVitro.pdf (655.9 kB)
  • Antimicrobial Surfaces to Prevent Healthcare Associated Infections: a Systematic Review
    Matthew P. Muller, MD, PhD, FRCPC ; Colin Macdougall, MSc ; Mabel Lim, MSW, MSc, CIC

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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.