Oral Abstract Session:
30. Healthcare Epidemiology: Hot Topics
Thursday, October 4, 2018: 8:45 AM-10:00 AM
Room: S 157

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

Moderators:  Ibukunoluwa Akinboyo, MD, Duke University Medical Center and David Banach, MD, MPH, MS, University of Connecticut School of Medicine

8:45 AM
Differences in Gram-Negative Antibiotic Susceptibility among Patients Receiving Fecal Microbiota Transplant for Clostridioides difficile
Michael Woodworth, MD, MSc; Tiffany Wang, MD; Divyanshu Raheja, MPH; Alex Waldman, BS; Rachel Friedman-Moraco, MD; Allen Graham, BA; Tanvi Dhere, MD; Colleen Kraft, MD, MSc
9:00 AM
The Burden and Preventability of Sepsis-Associated Mortality in Six U.S. Acute Care Hospitals
Chanu Rhee, MD, MPH; Travis Jones, PharmD; Yasir Hamad, MD; Anupam Pande, MD, MPH; Jack Varon, MD; Cara O'Brien, MD; Deverick J. Anderson, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FSHEA; David K. Warren, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FSHEA; Raymund Dantes, MD, MPH; Lauren Epstein, MD, MSc; Michael Klompas, MD, MPH, FRCPC, FIDSA
9:15 AM
Increasing Duration of Surgical Prophylaxis Increases Antimicrobial-Associated Adverse Events but Does Not Decrease Surgical Site Infections: An Opportunity for Stewardship
Judith M. Strymish, MD; Westyn Branch-Elliman, MD, MMSc; William O'Brien, Program Analyst; Kamal Itani, MD; Kalpana Gupta, MD, MPH
9:45 AM
Accuracy of the NHSN Central Line-Associated Bloodstream Infection (CLABSI) Definition
Ahmed Al Hammadi, MD, DTM; Luis Ostrosky-Zeichner, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA; Kelley Boston, MPH, CIC, CPHQ, FAPIC; Tawanna McInnis-Cole, MS, RN, CIC; John Butler, MD

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

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