Poster Abstract Session:
56. HAI: Pediatrics
Thursday, October 27, 2016: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: Poster Hall

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Tracks: Pediatric ID, Epidemiology and Infection Control

Prognostic Factors Among Hospitalized Children with Healthcare-associated Meningitis and Ventriculitis
Parikshit Prayag, M.B.B.S. ; Susan Wootton, MD ; Lucrecia Salazar, MD ; Elizabeth Aguilera, MD ; Rodrigo Hasbun, MD, MPH
Comparison of the Infectious Risk of Catheter Related Blood Stream Infection Between a Split Septum and Mechanical Valve in Pediatric Oncology Inpatients
Yuichi Kodama, MD ; Koichi Tokuda, MD, PhD, MPH ; Shunsuke Nakagawa, MD ; Takuro Nishikawa, MD ; Takayuki Tanabe, MD ; Yasuhiro Okamoto, MD ; Hideki Kawamura, MD, PhD ; Junichiro Nishi, MD, PhD ; Yoshifumi Kawano, MD, PhD
The impact of chlorhexidine gluconate bathing on skin bacterial burden of neonates admitted to the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
Julia Johnson, MD ; Anne King, BSN, RN ; Annie Voskertchian, MPH ; Nuntra Suwantarat, MD, D(ABMM) ; Tracy L. Ross, MT(ASCP) ; Susan W. Aucott, MD ; Karen C. Carroll, MD, FIDSA ; Aaron M. Milstone, MD, MHS, FIDSA, FSHEA
Trends in HAI Etiologic Organisms at a Pediatric Medical Center – 2004-2015
Joshua Schaffzin, MD, PhD ; Andrea Ankrum, MS, MT, MP(ASCP), CIC ; Matthew Washam, MD, MPH ; Beverly Connelly, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA
Exploring Clinic Characteristics and Opportunities for Hand Hygiene Among Parents and Patients in Pediatric Ambulatory Settings
Folasade Odeniyi, MPH ; Julia E. Szymczak, PhD ; Joshua Metlay, MD, PhD ; Susan Coffin, MD, MPH, FSHEA, FPIDS ; Kristen Feemster, MD, MPH, MSHP
The Effect of Infection Prevention and Control Education on Patient and Family Knowledge
Christian Tsang, Undergraduate Student (Bachelor of Health Sciences) ; Joseph V. Vayalumkal, MD
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    Changes in visitation policy reduce respiratory viral acquisition in hospitalized children
    Matthew Washam, MD, MPH ; Andrea Ankrum, MS, MT, MP(ASCP), CIC ; Jon Woltmann, MD ; Beverly Connelly, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA
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    Epidemiology of Healthcare-associated Infections in Pediatric Long-term Care Facilities
    Philip Maykowski, BS, MPH ; Meghan Murray, MPH ; Bevin Cohen, MPH, MPhil ; Natalie Neu, MD ; Gordon Hutcheon, MD ; Edwin Simpser, MD ; Haomiao Jia, PhD ; Luis Alba, BS ; Elaine Larson, RN, PhD ; Lisa Saiman, MD, MPH, FSHEA
    A Multidimensional Quality Improvement Initiative to Reduce Pediatric Healthcare-Associated Respiratory Viral Infections
    Hillary Hei, MPH ; Cindy Hoegg, BSN, RN, CIC ; Sarah Smathers, MPH, CIC ; Susan Coffin, MD, MPH, FSHEA, FPIDS ; Julia Shaklee Sammons, MD, MSCE

    CME Credits: No CME credit is offered for this session.

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    Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. CDT, Wednesday Oct. 26th with the exception of research findings presented at the IDWeek press conferences.