K 06 Infection Control Through Global Research and Health Promotion

Sunday, 27 July 2014: 1:15 PM-2:30 PM
Moderator:  Elaine Larson, RN, BSN, MA, PhD, Columbia University School of Nursing, New York, NY
A Preliminary Report on the Effectiveness of a Physical Anti-Microbial Dressing in Preventing Tenckhoff Catheter (TC) Exit Site Infection (ESI)

Mee Ling Bonnie Tam, MSoSc
School of Nursing, School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, HKSAR, Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Successful Institution-Wide Sustained Reduction in Central Line Associated Bloodstream Infection (CLABSI) Using a Multidisciplinary Approach

Katherine Pakieser-Reed, PhD, RN
Center for Nursing Professional Practice and Research, The University of Chicago Medicine, Chicago, IL
Sylvia Garcia-Houchins, RN, MBA
Infection Control Program, The University of Chicago Medicine, Chicago, IL
Megan Miller, MD
Department of Surgery, The University of Chicago Medicine, Chicago, IL

Clean or Not to Clean: A Comparison of Urine Collection Techniques

Shu-Fang Su, MS, RN1
Yueh-Yen Fang, PhD, RN2
Wan-Wen Chiu, RN1
Yao-Mei Chen, PhD, RN3
(1)Nursing Department, Kaohsiung Municipal Hsiaokang Hospital, Taiwan, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
(2)School of Nursing, Fooyin University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
(3)Department of Nursing/ College of Nursing, Kaohsiung Municipal HsiaoKang Hospital (KMHK)/ Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan