Poster Abstract Session:
241. Infection Prevention: Infection Prevention in Resource Limited Environments
Saturday, October 10, 2015: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: Poster Hall

Learning Objectives:


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

Epidemiology of Healthcare Associated Infections at a General Hospital in Mexico City: 2013-2014
Bianca Aguilar-Rodea, MD ; Monica Cureño-Diaz, MD ; Fabiola Alvarez-Montero, MD ; Ricardo Valdes-Castro, MD ; Rafael Valdez-Vázquez, MD ; Rafael Figueroa-Moreno, MD
  • 1719.pdf (299.0 kB)
  • Surveillance of VAP Prevention Bundle Compliance as a Tool for the Rapid Detection and Control of an Outbreak due to Stenotrophomonas maltophilia
    Eric Ochoa Hein, M.D. ; Martha Asunción Huertas Jiménez, RN ; Jesús Arturo Ruiz-Quiñones, MD ; Eduardo Rivero Sigarroa, M.D. ; Alfredo Ponce De León, MD ; José Sifuentes-Osornio, MD, FIDSA ; Arturo Galindo-Fraga, MD, MS
  • VAP prevention bundle.pdf (356.0 kB)
  • Evaluation of the Cleaning and Disinfection Process of Endoscopes by ATP (Adenosine Triphosphate) Method at a University Hospital
    Janaina Lacerda, nurse ; Fernanda Spadao, nurse master ; Isabel Oshiro, nurse master ; Eduardo Moura, MD, PhD ; Thais Guimaraes, MD, PhD
  • Banner Endoscopia FINAL.pdf (3.0 MB)
  • Self-report of past varicella infection among immigrant detainees: a useful tool for infection control in detention facilities?
    Shanon Stous, MPH ; Aiden Varan, MPH ; Jennifer Freiman, MPH ; Stephanie Brodine, MD ; Karen Ferran, PhD ; Stephen Waterman, MD ; Diana Elson, DrPH, MA ; Edith Lederman, MD, MPH, FIDSA
    An Audit of Pediatric Sepsis in a Tertiary Centre from a Developing Country from 2010 to 2014 using Administrative Data
    Oluwayomi Olugbuyi, MBBS DM ; Celia Christie-Samuels, MD, MPH ; Kathryn Swaby, MBBS ; Patrick Robert, MBBS DM
    Hand Hygiene Practice and Incidence of Healthcare Associated Infections in Mbale Regional Referral Hospital, Rural Eastern Uganda
    Hiroki Saito, MD, MPH ; Kyoko Inoue, MPH ; James Ditai, MPH ; Benon Wanume, MMED ; Julian Abeso, MMED ; Andrew Weeks, MRCOG, PhD
    Doctor’s Attire And Patient Perceptions: Confusions In A Country With High Multi Drug Resistance
    R Madhumitha, MD ; S Hemalatha, MBBS ; Madhumita Subramony, MBBS ; N Nithyashree, MD ; P Senthur Nambi, FNB ID ; V Ramasubramanian, MD, MRCP
  • white coat.pdf (580.0 kB)
  • Prevalence of Healthcare-associated Infections in a Middle-Income Country
    Weerawat Manosuthi, MD ; Varaporn Thientong, BSc.N ; Visal Moolasart, MD ; Yong Rongrungrueng, MD ; Chariya Sangsajja, MD ; Somwang Danchaivijitr, MD
  • HAI_PosterIDweek2015.pdf (429.3 kB)
  • Bloodstream Infection, a Major Concern in Bangladesh; a Retrospective Analysis
    Dilruba Ahmed, PhD ; Md. Ausrafuggaman Nahid, MS ; Anowar Hossain, 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.