16 Epidemiology of HAIs in Children

Saturday, April 2, 2011: 10:30 AM-12:30 PM
Coronado A (Hilton Anatole)
Type: Abstracts
Moderators:
Jane D. Siegel, M.D. and Thomas J. Sandora, MD, MPH

10:30 AM
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Risk Factors and Outcomes Associated with Severe Clostridium difficile Infection (CDI) in a Cohort of Hospitalized Pediatric Patients
Julia Francis Shaklee, MD, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia; Jason Kim, MD, MSCE, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia; Sarah Smathers, MS, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia; Priya Prasad, MPH, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia; Joan Zoltanski, MD, Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital; Michelle Nerandzic, BS, Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center; Lindsey Asti, MPH, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia; Susan Coffin, MD, MPH, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia; Philip Toltzis, MD, Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital; Theoklis Zaoutis, MD, MSCE, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
10:45 AM
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Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) colonization and risk of subsequent infection in children hospitalized in the pediatric intensive care unit (PICU)
Aaron M. Milstone, MD, MHS, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions; Brian W. Goldner, BA, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions; John Shepard, BA, MBA, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions; Trish M. Perl, MD, MSc, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions
11:00 AM
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The Changing Epidemiology of Candidemia in Children
Priya Prasad, MPH, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia; Brian Fisher, DO, MSCE, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia; Jeffrey Gerber, MD, PhD, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia; Susan Coffin, MD, MPH, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia; Theoklis Zaoutis, MD, MSCE, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
11:15 AM
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Trends in incidence of central line-associated bloodstream infections due to Candida spp. among Neonatal Intensive Care Unit patients in the United States, 19992009
Amit S. Chitnis, MD, MPH, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; Shelley Magill, MD, PhD, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; Jonathan Edwards, MStat, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; Tom Chiller, MD, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; Scott Fridkin, MD, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; Fernanda Lessa, MD, MPH, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
11:30 AM
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Paired Blood Cultures in Infants with a Central Venous Catheter
Robert Sherertz, MD, Wake Forrest University Baptist Medical Center; James E. Jones, DO, Wake Forest University School of Medicine; Cherrie D. Welch, MD, MPH, Wake Forest University School of Medicine; Elizabeth L. Palavecino, MD, Wake Forest University School of Medicine; T. Michael O'Shea, MD, MPH, Wake Forest University School of Medicine; Robert G. Dillard, MD, Wake Forest University School of Medicine; Daniel Diekema, MD, University of Iowa College of Medicine and Hospitals and Clinics; Iowa City Veterans' Affairs Medical Center
11:45 AM
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Epidemiology of and Risk Factors for Central Line Associated Blood Stream Infections (CLABSI) in Hospitalized Children with Peripherally Inserted Central Venous Catheters (PICCs)
Sonali Advani, MBBS, MPH, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions; Nicholas G. Reich, PhD, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions; Arnab Sengupta, MBBS, MPH, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions; Leslie Gosey, RN, MS, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions; Aaron M. Milstone, MD, MHS, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions
12:00 PM
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Multicenter Study of Post-operative Surgical Site Infections following Scoliosis Repair in Children
Lisa Covington, RN, MPH, New York- Presbyterian Hospital; W. Stuart G. MacKenzie, BS, Columbia University Medical Center; Hiroko Matsumoto, MA, Columbia University Medical Center; Jacqueline Corona, MD, Columbia University Medical Center; Christopher Lee, BS, Children's Hospital of Los Angeles; Stephanie R. Cody, BS, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia; John M. Flynn, MD, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia; David L. Skaggs, MD, Children's Hospital of Los Angeles; Michael G. Vitale MD MPH, Columbia University Medical Center; Lisa Saiman MD MPH, Columbia University Medical Center
12:15 PM
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Redefining Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia (VAP) Surveillance in Pediatric Facilities
Grace Lee, MD, MPH, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute and Harvard Medical School; Children's Hospital Boston; Thomas J. Sandora, MD, MPH, Children's Hospital Boston; Dionne Graham, PhD, Children's Hospital Boston; David Thompson, Children's Hospital Boston; Sookee Choi, Children's Hospital Boston; Alice Pappas, RN, PhD, Children's Hospital Boston; Michael Klompas, MD, MPH, Harvard Medical School and Havard Pilgrim Health Care Institute; Shelley Magill, MD, PhD, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; Gregory P. Priebe, Children's Hospital Boston; Gail Potter-Bynoe, Children's Hospital Boston; Marvin B. Harper, Children's Hospital Boston