• Mini Oral Session VI Webinar

    Moderators: Fredric M. Pieracci, MD, MPH and Rondi Gelbard, MD

    1. Comparing a biofilm-disrupting wound gel to conventional antimicrobial dressings. Matt Myntti
    2. Cost Drivers associated with Infected Hernia Mesh. Logan Evans
    3. Reduction of Surgical Site Infections in Total Joint Arthroplasty: A Retrospective Analysis of Anti-Biofilm Therapy. Joseph Kelly
    4. Surgical site infections following surgical stabilization of rib fractures: rare but morbid. Jonne Prins
    5. Angioembolization is Indistinguishable from Splenectomy with Respect to Long Term Infectious Risk After Splenic Injury. Meagan Evangelista
    6. Lab Values are not Predictive of Post-Operative Intra-Abdominal Abscess in Children with Perforated Appendicitis. Susan Zheng
    7. To Operate Or Not To Operate: Procalcitoninas a Potential Biomarker for Surgical Necrotizing Enterocolitis. Heather Liebe
    8. Clean & Confident: Impact of Sterile Instrument Processing Workshop son Knowledge and Confidence in Five Countries. Constance Harrell Shreckengost
    9. Prevalence of Superficia lSSI in Children with Neuromuscular Disorders After Laparoscopic Gastrostomy Tube Placement. Diego Schaps
    10. Severe Trauma Induces an Immature Neutrophil Phenotype. Annie Hess
    11. The Association of Pre-operative Full Body Surgical Preparation with Reduced Incidence of Surgical Site Infection. Rachel Sargent
    12. Relationship Between Pre-Injury Glycemic Control (HgbA1c) and Infectious Complications in Trauma Patients with Diabetes. Kimberly Sperwer
    13. Does Drains Placement in Surgically Managed Patients with Perforated Peptic Ulcers Prevent Intra-Abdominal Abscess? Jose Aldana