Poster Abstract Session:
054. HAI: Epidemiologic Methods
Thursday, October 5, 2017: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: Poster Hall CD

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

Decreasing Blood Culture Contamination Rates in a Children’s Hospital
Jahnavi Chatterjee, M.D.; Stephanie Morgan, MT; Lisa Stempak, MD; Kristin Dowdy, BSN, RN; Rana El Feghaly, MD
Performance of a Smartphone Application-Based Participatory Syndromic Surveillance System for Acute Febrile Illness and Acute Gastroenteritis in Rural Guatemala
Daniel Olson, MD; Molly Lamb, PhD; Maria Renee Lopez, PhD; Kathryn Colborn, PhD; Alejandra Paniagua-Avila, MD; Alma Zacarias, MD; Ricardo Zambrano, MS; Sergio Rodriguez-Castro, BS; Celia Cordon-Rosales, PhD; Edwin J. Asturias, MD
Quasi-Experimental Studies in the Fields of Infection Control and Antibiotic Resistance, 10 Years Later: A Systematic Review for the CDC Prevention Epicenter Program
Rotana Alsaggaf, MS; Lyndsay O'Hara, PhD, MPH; Kristen Stafford, PhD, MPH; Surbhi Leekha, MBBS, MPH; Anthony D. Harris, MD, MPH
Retrospective Optimization of Statistical Process Control (SPC) Charts to Detect Clinically-Relevant Increases in Surgical Site Infection (SSI) Rates
Iulian Ilies, PhD; Deverick Anderson, MD, MPH, FSHEA, FIDSA; Margo Jacobsen, BA; Joseph Salem, BE; Arthur W. Baker, MD, MPH; James Benneyan, PhD
An Estimate of Inappropriate Antibiotic Prescribing Rates for Outpatient Uncomplicated Urinary Tract Infections.
Michael J Durkin, MD MPH; Matthew Keller, MA; Jennie H. Kwon, DO, MSCI; Erik R. Dubberke, MD, MSPH, FIDSA, FSHEA; Margaret a. Olsen, PhD, MPH
Measuring Multiple Dimensions Of Cumulative Antibiotic Exposure- The Antibiotic Exposure Index
Philip Zachariah, MD, MS; Lisa Saiman, MD, MPH; Jianfang Liu, PhD; Elaine Larson, RN, PhD

CME Credits: Maximum of 0.00 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. PDT, Wednesday Oct. 4th with the exception of research findings presented at the IDWeek press conferences.