Sunday, April 3, 2011: 8:30 AM-9:30 AM
Chantilly Ballroom (Hilton Anatole)
CME Credits: 1
Type: Plenary Sessions
Summary: Four high-quality, high-impact abstracts were selected for presentation based on: uniqueness of the studies, the significance of the problems addressed, the strength of the methodology used and the potential of the findings to change practice.Learning Objectives:
- Discuss recent developments in surveillance for healthcare-associated infections.
- Discuss new information on the effectiveness of a hand hygiene intervention.
Mary K. Hayden, MD and Arjun Srinivasan, MD