82 Device- and Procedure-Associated Infections

Sunday, April 3, 2011: 2:15 PM-4:15 PM
Cortez Ballroom (Hilton Anatole)
Type: Abstracts
Gonzalo Bearman, MD, MPH and Denise Cardo, MD

2:15 PM
Blood Stream Infections Related to Hemodialysis Venous Access (BSI-HD) in the Province of Québec (2007-2010)
Elise Fortin, MSc, Institut National de Sante Publique du Quebec; Claude Tremblay, MD, CHUQ Hotel Dieu; Isabelle Rocher, BScN, MSc, Institut National de Sante Publique du Quebec; Caroline Quach, MD, Montreal Children's Hospital; Charles Frenette, MD, McGill University Health Centre
2:30 PM
3:00 PM
Surgical Site Infection Surveillance Following Total Hip and Knee Arthroplasty Using California Administrative Data
Deborah S. Yokoe, MD, MPH, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School; Taliser R. Avery, BS, Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute; Susan S. Huang, MD, MPH, Division of Infectious Diseases and Health Policy Research Institute, University of California, Irvine School of Medicine
3:15 PM
Economic burden of major device-associated, acute-care hospital-onset infections among adults and children in the United States, 2007
R. Douglas Scott II, Ph.D., Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; Matthew Wise, PhD, Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, CDC; Katherine Ellingson, PhD, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; James Baggs, PhD, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; John Jernigan, MD, MS, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
3:30 PM
Comparison of Bloodstream Infection (BSI) Rates Associated with Split Septum, Positive and Negative Mechanical Valve Intravenous Connectors to a Zero Fluid Displacement Connector
Cynthia C. Chernecky, PhD, Medical College of Georgia; William Jarvis, MD, Jason and Jarvis Associates; Jennifer Waller, PhD, Medical College of Georgia; Denise Macklin, BSN, Nurse Consultant
3:45 PM
Enterobateriaceae replacing MRSA as the leading causative organism of surgical site infections in England: analysis of trends 2000-2009
Suzanne Elgohari, MSc, MSc, BA, Health Protection Agency; Theresa Lamagni, PhD, BSc, Health Protection Agency, Centre for Infections; Elizabeth Sheridan, FRCPath, MBBS, Health Protection Agency
4:00 PM
The Impact of Chlorhexidine Baths, Scrub The Hub, and Daily Nursing Rounds on Catheter Associated Bloodstream Infections
L. Silvia Munoz-Price, MD, University of Miami; Mary Wyckoff, PhD, RN, University of Miami; Joshua Lenchus, DO, University of Miami; Laura Harris, RN, Jackson Memorial Hospital; David Birnbach, MD, University of Miami; Mara Rosalsky, RN, Jackson Memorial Hospital; Gabriel Coro, RN, Jackson Memorial Hospital; Cameron Dezfulian, MD, University of Miami; Stephen Adams, RN, Jackson Memorial Hospital