ePoster Sessions

OSGOODE EAST – Lower Concourse Level

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Wednesday, November 7, 2018 (12:00-1:00 pm)

Thursday, November 8, 2018 (12:00-1:00 pm)

Friday, November 9, 2018 (12:30-1:30 pm)


Wednesday, November 7, 2018 (12:00 – 1:00 pm)

STATION 1 – Neurocritical Care

Moderators: Gord Boyd, David Greer, Andrea Rigamonti

12:05 – 12:12 pm
A Systematic Review of the Efficacy of Mannitol Versus Hypertonic Saline in the Treatment of Raised Intracranial Pressure in Adults Suffering From Traumatic Brain Injury
Presenter: Jim Kutsogiannis

12:12 – 12:19 pm
Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage – Red Blood Cell Transfusion and Outcome (SAHaRA): Results of a Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial
Presenter: Shane English

12:19 – 12:26 pm
Do Subarachnoid Hemorrhage Outcome Measures Include Patient, Family and Caregiver Priorities?: A Scoping Review
Presenter: Victoria Saigle

12:26 – 12:33 pm
Factors Influencing the Likelihood of Seizure Identification on Quantitative Electroencephalography Displays in the Intensive Care Unit
Presenter: Saptharishi Lalgudi Ganesan

STATION 2 – Improving Research Methods

Moderators: Alexis Turgeon, Gordon Rubenfeld

12:05 – 12:12 pm
An Estimate of Analytical Bias in Meta-Analysis: A Case Study of The Controversy of Thrombolysis in Stroke
Presenter: Lachlan Donaldson

12:12 – 12:19 pm
Incorporating Laboratory Data into Machine Learning Models Improves Predictions of In-hospital Morality After Rapid Response Team Call: A Follow-up Study
Presenter: Peter Reardon

12:19 – 12:26 pm
Quantifying the Academic Activities of Canadian Critical Care Research Coordinators Group (CCCRCG)
Presenter: Ellen McDonald

12:26 – 12:33 pm
Promoting Professional Development of Critical Care Research Coordinators through Annual Workshops
Presenter: Ellen McDonald

12:33 – 12:40 pm
Milestones and Facilitators During the First Year of Development of a Successful Community Hospital ICU Research Program
Presenter: Mercedes Camargo

STATION 3 – Medications for the Critically Ill

Moderators: Wendy Sligl, Tom Stelfox, Lisa Burry

12:05 – 12:12 pm
A Quality Improvement Project to Standardize Pain, Agitation, and Withdrawal Assessments Reduces Usage of Morphine and Midazolam in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit
Presenter: Samara Zavalkoff

12:12 – 12:19 pm
Practice Patterns of Phenobarbital Use in Severe Alcohol Withdrawal Syndrome
Presenter: Danielle Buell

12:19 – 12:26 pm
DepRescribing PsychoActive MedicATions in the ICU (DRAMATIC): A Retrospective Chart Review
Presenter: Monique Eisa

12:26 – 12:33 pm
Effect of Electronic Prescribing Strategies on Medication Error and Harm in Hospital: A Systematic Review and meta-analysis
Presenter: Nadia Roumeliotis

12:33 – 12:40 pm
Melatonin and Melatonin Agonists as Adjuncts for Sleep and Sedation in Critical Illness: A Systematic Review
Presenter: Sasha Farina

12:40 – 12:47 pm
Melatonin and Melatonin Agonists to Prevent and Treat Delirium in Critical Illness: A Systematic Review
Presenter: Tishaan Singh

STATION 4 – Supportive and End-of-Life Care in the ICU

Moderators: Neill Adhikari, Robert Sibbald

12:05 – 12:12 pm
Interventions to Improve Surrogate Decision-Making in Intensive Care Units: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials
Presenter: Lior Bibas

12:12 – 12:19 pm
Post-Mortem Expressions of Compassion: A Secondary Qualitative Analysis of Family and Clinician Experiences of Sympathy Cards in the 3 Wishes Project
Presenter: Alyson Takaoka

12:19 – 12:26 pm
Promoting Personhood in the ICU: Patient and Family Experience with The Footprints Project
Presenters: Neala Hoad and Marilyn Swinton

12:26 – 12:33 pm
Compassionate End of Life Care in the ICU: Multicenter Evaluation of the Scalability, Transferability, Affordability, Sustainability, and Value of the 3 Wishes Project
Presenter: France Clarke

12:33 – 12:40 pm
Mortality in Critically Ill Patients Increases Linearly with Frailty Status: A Population-Based Study
Presenter: Ariel Hendin

12:40 – 12:47 pm
Introducing a Compassion-Centered End of Life Project in a Large Community ICU: Facilitators and Barriers
Presenter: Kelsea Levesque

12:47 – 12:54 pm
Do Attending and Resident Physicians Agree on Patient Prognoses?
Presenter: Christopher Yarnell

STATION 5 – Critical Care Education

Moderators: Shelly Dev, Andre Amaral

12:05 – 12:12 pm
Development and Evaluation of an Interactive ICU Workshop for High School Students
Presenter: Alexandra Young

12:12 – 12:19 pm
Critical Care Ultrasound for Critical Care Medicine Faculty, Fellows and Nurse Practitioners: A Needs Assessment Approach to Develop a Standardized Inter-Professional Curriculum
Presenter: Brian Buchanan

12:19 – 12:26 pm
The Transition of International Medical Graduate (IMG) Fellows into the ICU Team: Identity Gain or Loss?
Presenter: Anne Mecklenburg

12:26 – 12:33 pm
Critical Care education for Specialty Residents: A Scoping Review
Presenter: Sissi Cao

12:33 – 12:40 pm
A Survey of Burnout in Academic Pediatric, Adult and a Community ICU in Metropolitan Halifax Nova Scotia.
Presenter: Jennifer Hancock

12:40 – 12:47 pm
End of Life Skills & Professionalism for Critical Care Residents in Training (ESPRIT): A Canada-Wide Educational Survey
Presenters: Samantha Arora and Sameer Shaikh

STATION 6 – Donation and Transplantation

Moderators: Andrew Healey, Ewan Goligher, Sam Shemie, Sonny Dhanani

12:04 – 12:11 pm
Evidence Bulletins: Bringing Evidence-Based Recommendations on Donor Management to the Bedside
Presenter: Samantha Arora

12:11 – 12:18 pm
Survey of Canadian Intensive Care Physicians’ Attitudes Towards a Presumed Consent Model for Deceased Organ Donation
Presenter: Matthew J. Weiss

12:18 – 12:25 pm
Ancillary Testing for Neurological Death Determination: A Survey of Canadian Intensivists
Presenter: Michaël Chassé

12:25 – 12:32 pm
Organ Donation Programs and the Definition of Success: A Scoping Review Preliminary Results
Presenter: Vanessa Silva e Silva

12:32 – 12:39 pm
Understanding the Influence of Inter-Professional Relational Networks within Organ Donation Programs in Ontario: a Research Protocol and Preliminary Results
Presenter: Vanessa Silva e Silva

12:39 – 12:46 pm
Predicting Time to Death after the Withdrawal of Life Supporting Therapies Using Variability Analysis of Vital Signs Waveform Data
Presenter: Nathan Scales

12:46 – 12:53 pm
Extended Criteria Kidney Donors in Canada-Canada DONATE
Presenter: Frederick D’Aragon

12:53 – 1:00 pm
Organ and Tissue Donation Physician Leadership Model: Mapping a Way Forward
Presenter: Aimee Sarti

STATION 7 – Infection & Sepsis

Moderators: Manu Shankar-Hari, Mervyn Singer

12:05 – 12:12 pm
Necrotizing Soft Tissue Infection: Diagnostic Accuracy of Physical Examination, Imaging and LRINEC Score – A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
Presenter: Shannon Fernando

12:12 – 12:19 pm
Associated Outcomes and Hospital Costs of Emergency Department Sepsis Patients with Delayed Intensive Care Unit Disposition
Presenter: Shannon Fernando

12:19 – 12:26 pm
Admission Frailty Laboratory Index (FI-LAB) and Associated Mortality and Costs in Older ICU Patients with Suspected Infection
Presenter: Shannon Fernando

12:26 – 12:33 pm
Cardiovascular ICU Nurses’ Feedback on the Use of the CHG-Lock™ : A Survey as Part of the CHG Pilot Study
Presenter: Makena Pook

12:33 – 12:40 pm
Epidemiologic Risk Factors of Antimicrobial Resistance in Patients with Septic Shock Admitted to North American Critical Care Units: A Retrospective Cohort
Presenter: Jim Kutsogiannis

STATION 8 – Pediatric Critical Care

Moderators: Chris Parshuram, Gail Annich, Takeshi Yoshida

12:05 – 12:12 pm
Transparent Communication Through the Glass Door of the ICU:  Improving Caregivers’ Shared Mental Model
Presenter: Samara Zavalkoff

12:12 – 12:19 pm
Combination of Early PaO2/FIO2 Ratio and Interferon Γ-Induced Protein 10 (IP-10) Level May Predict Clinical Outcome in Pediatric Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
Presenter: Kaoru Shimizu

12:19 – 12:26 pm
Sedation Liberation in the PICU: A Retrospective Observational Study
Presenter: Deanna Caldwell

12:26 – 12:33 pm
Sedative Weaning and Discontinuation in Pediatric Critical Care: A Scoping Review
Presenter: Deanna Caldwell


Thursday, November 8, 2018 (12:00 – 1:00 pm)

STATION 1 – Quality

Moderators: Stephen Lapinsky, Danny Talmor, Karen Burns

12:05 – 12:12 pm
An Interprofessional and Patient-Centred Approach to Improving Transitions from Intensive Care Unit (ICU) to Ward
Presenters: Rina-Marie Austrie-Fletcher and Michelle Au

12:12 – 12:19 pm
An Ontario-Wide Survey of Perceptions and Practices Related to Routine Blood Test Ordering in the ICU
Presenter: Omair Rahman

12:19 – 12:26 pm
Validation of the Critical Care Pain Observational Tool (CPOT) to Detect Oropharyngeal Pain in Mechanically Ventilated Adults
Presenter: Craig Dale

12:26 – 12:33 pm
Improving Safety of Intrahospital Transport of Critically Ill Patients
Presenters: Julie Moore and Maude Peretz-Larochelle

12:33 – 12:40 pm
Outcomes of Hospitalized Hematologic Oncology Patients Receiving Rapid Response Team Activation for Acute Deterioration
Presenter: Benjamin Gershkovich

12:40 – 12:47 pm
Comparison of Outcomes and Costs Between Adult Diabetic Ketoacidosis Patients Admitted to the ICU or Stepdown Unit
Presenter: Shannon Fernando

STATION 2 – The Heart of the Matter

Moderators: Dan Brodie, Alain Combes

12:05 – 12:12 pm
Benzodiazepine-Free Cardiac Anesthesia for Reduction of Delirium in the Intensive Care Unit (B-Free): A Two-Centre Pilot Study to Determine the Feasibility of a Multi-Centre, Randomized, Cluster Crossover Trial
Presenter: Jessica Spence

12:12 – 12:19 pm
Transitions in Critical Care: Evaluating the Implementation of a Handover Tool for Postoperative Cardiac Surgery Patients
Presenter: Justine Denomme

12:19 – 12:26 pm
Dynamic Assessment of Fluid Responsiveness in the ICU: A Systematic Review, Meta-Analysis, and Cost-Analysis
Presenter: Chintan Dave

12:26 – 12:33 pm
Prognostic Accuracy of the HEART Score for Prediction of Major Adverse Cardiac Events in Patients Presenting with Chest Pain – A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis
Presenter: Shannon Fernando

12:33 – 12:40 pm
Pre-Arrest and Intra-Arrest Prognostic Factors for Survival to Discharge in In-Hospital Cardiac Arrest – A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis
Presenter: Shannon Fernando

STATION 3 – Procedures in the ICU

Moderators: Ian Ball, Asher Mendelson

12:05 – 12:12 pm
Massive Hemoptysis Secondary to Behçet’s Aneurysm Controlled with Endobronchial Balloon Lung Isolation (Case Report and Review of Literature)
Presenter: Ali Al Bshabshe

12:12 – 12:19 pm
When the Stomach Takes Over the Abdominal Space
Presenter: Amira Mohamed

12:19 – 12:26 pm
Complications of Computed Tomographic Pulmonary Angiography to Rule Out Pulmonary Embolism in a Tertiary Care Cancer & Neuroscience Center
Presenter: Mohammed Alabdrab Alnabi

12:26 – 12:33 pm
Characterization of Clinical Interventions for the Prevention of Tumour Lysis Syndrome in Intermediate- to High-Risk Hematologic Malignancy: A Multi-Site Retrospective Chart Review
Presenter: Sarah McKenna

12:33 – 12:40 pm
Establishing Feasibility & Safety of Providing Critical Care for Patients with Ebola through Design of a Simulated Ebola Treatment Unit.
Presenter: Peter Kiiza

12:40 – 12:47 pm
Cost Perceptions of Common Intensive Care Unit Interventions
Presenter: Ariel Hendin

STATION 4 – Pulmonary Infection and Support

Moderators: Eddy Fan, Antonio Torres

12:05 – 12:12 pm
Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia or Ventilator-Associated Event?
Presenter: Denny Laporta

12:12 – 12:19 pm
A Quality Assurance Study Assessing Mechanical Ventilation Practices in the Emergency Department
Presenter: Sameer Sharif

12:19 – 12:26 pm
Carbapenems for the Empiric Treatment of Nosocomial Pneumonia: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis
Presenter: Mackenzie Howatt

12:26 – 12:33 pm
The Cost Effectiveness of Mechanical Ventilation Using PAV+ Mode in Canada
Presenters: Rhodri Saunders and Karen Bosma

12:33 – 12:40 pm
The Impact of High Flow Nasal Oxygen in the Immunocompromised Critically Ill: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
Presenter: Michael Sklar

STATION 5 – Pulmonary Physiology

Moderators: Maureen Meade, Massimiliano Meineri

12:05 – 12:12 pm
Mechanisms of Pulmonary Endothelial Injury in Sepsis and Critical Illness
Presenter: Aleksandra Leligdowicz

12:12 – 12:19 pm
Evaluation of Diaphragmatic Thickness in Patients Undergoing Controlled and Assisted Mechanical Ventilation, as Assessed by Ultrasonography
Presenter: Alice Grassi

12:19 – 12:26 pm
Are Residents Willing to Participate in Performance Review and Debriefing Following Resuscitation Events? A Quality Improvement Survey and Learning Needs Assessment
Presenter: Peter Moliner

STATION 6 – The Gut and the Glands

Moderators: Andrew Seely, Terri Hough, Deborah Cook, Rene Stapleton

12:05 – 12:12 pm
Selective Digestive Decontamination in The ICU: A Dynamic Population, Microsimulation Model
Presenter: Marcello Schmidt

12:12 – 12:19 pm
PROSPECT-TSS:  Monitoring Probiotics’ Temperature Stability Prior to the Conduct of a Randomized Trial
Presenter: Daphnée Lamarche

12:19 – 12:26 pm
Clostridium Difficile Infection in the Intensive Care Unit: A Scoping Review
Presenter: Erick Duan

12:26 – 12:33 pm
Nutrition Management of Patients with Severe Brain Injury at The Ottawa Hospital: A 2-Year Cohort
Presenter: Colleen Golka

12:33 – 12:40 pm
Somatostatin and Analogues for Acute Non-Variceal Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding:  A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Randomized Trials
Presenters: Anne Hu and Clara Lu

12:40 – 12:47 pm
Diarrhea During Critical Illness: An Interim Analysis
Presenter: Joanna Dionne

12:47 – 12:54 pm
Diarrhea During Mechanical Ventilation: A Multicenter Study
Presenter: Joanna Dionne

STATION 7 – Infection & Sepsis

Moderators: Michael Klompas, Anand Kumar, Nuala Meyer, Paul Marik

12:05 – 12:12 pm
Acceleratepheno™ Potential  Influence on Timeliness of Management Decisions for Patients with Positive Blood Cultures.
Presenter: Jennifer Grant

12:12 – 12:19 pm
A Retrospective Forensic Review of Sudden Unexpected Infectious Deaths in Ontario
Presenter: Prateek Sehgal

12:19 – 12:26 pm
CHG-Lock Device for Prevention of Central line Infections in the ICU – an Open Label Randomized Pilot Study: Protocol
Presenter: Nasim Zamir

12:26 – 12:33 pm
Antimicrobial Combination Therapy in Septic Patients: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
Presenter: Gloria Vazquez-Grande

12:33 – 12:40 pm
Antimicrobial Resistance in Critical Care: A Scoping Review
Presenter: Anisa Nazir

STATION 8 – Pediatric Critical Care

Moderators: Karen Choong, Ari Joffe, Kazu Aoyama, Hector Wong

12:05 – 12:12 pm
Epidemiology of Death in a Single PICU over 15 years
Presenter: Natalie Sloof

12:12 – 12:19 pm
Factors Impacting Physician Recommendation for Tracheostomy in Pediatric Prolonged Mechanical Ventilation: A National Cross-Sectional Survey
Presenter: Colin Meyer-Macaulay

12:19 – 12:26 pm
Medical Fragility and Inpatient Mortality in a Quaternary Care Pediatric ICU
Presenter: Jessica Nicoll

12:26 – 12:33 pm
Determining the Optimal Cut-off Threshold for Ferritin in the Diagnosis of Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis in Pediatric Intensive Care
Presenter: Sasha Ayoubzadeh


Friday, November 9, 2018 (12:30 – 1:30 pm)

STATION 1 – Kidneys and Fluids

Moderators: Laurent Brochard, Alison Fox-Robichaud

12:35 – 12:42 pm
Optimizing Mobility for Critically Ill Patients Undergoing Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy: A Retrospective Cohort Study (MOvE CRRT)
Presenter: Drayton Trumble

12:42 – 12:49 pm
Hospital Case Volume and Clinical Outcomes In Critically Ill Patients with Acute Kidney Injury Treated with Dialysis
Presenter: Timothy Chimunda

12:49 – 12:56 pm
Determining the Optimal Time for LibEration from Renal Replacement Therapy in Critically Ill Patients: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis (DOnE RRT)
Presenter: Jeremy Katulka

12:56 – 1:03 pm
Predictors of Graft Loss Following Kidney Transplantation: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
Presenter: Farid Foroutan

STATION 2 – Emancipation from Critical Illness

Moderators: Carol Hodgson, Marcello Amato, Karen Bosma

12:35 – 12:42 pm
Trends and Outcomes in Mechanically Ventilated Cirrhotic Patients
Presenter: Kyle Cheung

12:42 – 12:49 pm
The Use of the Cuff Leak Test in the Intensive Care Unit: International Survey
Presenter: Kim Lewis

12:49 – 12:56 pm
A Quality Improvement Initiative Improving Daily Extubation Rates in the ICU
Presenter: Vagia Tsiaousidis Campbell

12:56 – 1:03 pm
Cuff Leak Testing in a General ICU Population: A Case-Control Study
Presenter: Joshua Piticaru

1:03 – 1:10 pm
Inter-Rater Reliability and Responsiveness of Key Physical Functional Outcome Measures in ICU Survivors
Presenter: F. Aileen Costigan

1:10 – 1:17 pm
Effect of Graded Passive Cycling on Cerebral Blood Flow, Cardiac Function, and Global Hemodynamics in Sepsis
Presenter: Jennifer Chen

STATION 3 – Trauma Critical Care

Moderators: Dominique Piquette

12:35 – 12:42 pm
Outcomes and Costs of Patients Admitted to the Intensive Care Unit Following a Traumatic Injury
Presenter: Alexandre Tran

12:42 – 12:49 pm
Red Blood Cell Transfusion in Critically ill Patients with Traumatic Brain Injury: An International Survey of Physicians’ Attitudes
Presenter: Paule Lessard Bonaventure

12:49 – 12:56 pm
Impact of Decompressive Craniectomy on Neurological Functional Outcome in Critically Ill Adult Patients with Severe Traumatic Brain Injury: a Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
Presenter: Paule Lessard Bonaventure

12:56 – 1:03 pm
Pulmonary Hypertension Secondary to a Remote Gunshot Wound
Presenter: Richard Veldhoen

1:03 – 1:10 pm
Sepsis in Traumatic Brain Injury: Epidemiology and Outcomes
Presenter: Dustin Anderson

STATION 4 – Health Systems and Health Outcomes 1

Moderators: Laveena Munshi

12:35 – 12:42 pm
Prognostic Accuracy of the Hamilton Early Warning Score (HEWS) Among Hospitalized Patients Assessed by a Rapid Response Team
Presenter: Shannon Fernando

12:42 – 12:49 pm
Moving to a Newly Built Adult Intensive Care Unit With Single Patient Rooms: Impact on Clinicians and ICU Performance
Presenter: Denny Laporta

12:49 – 12:56 pm
Characteristics and Outcomes of Nursing Home Residents Admitted to ICU: a Retrospective Cohort Study
Presenter: Dipayan Chaudhuri

12:56 – 1:03 pm
Mental Illness After Intensive Care: A Population Based Cohort Study
Presenter: Lavarnan Sivanathan

1:03 – 1:10 pm
Assessment of Need for Lower Level Acuity Critical Care Services at a Tertiary Acute Care Hospital in Canada: a Prospective Cohort Study
Presenter: Olivia Haun

STATION 5 – Health Systems and Health Outcomes 2

Moderators: Doug White, Kathy Rowan

12:35 – 12:42 pm
Variability in Intensive Care Unit Admission Practice Among Pregnant and Postpartum Women in Canada
Presenter: Kazuyoshi Aoyama

12:42 – 12:49 pm
Cognitive Impairment in ICU Survivors: A Systematic Review of Risk Factors and Long-Term Sequelae
Presenters: Kimia Honarmand and Raj Lalli

12:49 – 12:56 pm
How Well do We Assess Cognitive Function in ICU Survivors? A Systematic Review of the Literature
Presenter: Kimia Honarmand

12:56 – 1:03 pm
The Natural History of Cognitive Impairment in ICU Survivors: A Systematic Review of the Literature
Presenter: Kimia Honarmand

STATION 6 – Quality – Power to the People

Moderators: Liz Wilcox, Kirsten Fiest, Deena Costa

12:35 – 12:42 pm
A Multicenter Ethnographic Study of Family Participation in Intensive Care Unit Rounds
Presenter: Selena Au

12:42 – 12:49 pm
Examining the Utility of the Hamilton Early Warning Score (HEWS) in the Emergency Department for Predicting Sepsis and ICU admission: A Prospective Longitudinal Study
Presenter: Walaa Faidi

12:49 – 12:56 pm
“It Takes Both Sides to Build a Bridge”: Patients’ Family Satisfaction in a Scottish District General Hospital Intensive Care Unit
Presenter: Chenai Mautsi

12:56 – 1:03 pm
Impact of a Multifaceted Nurse Engagement Intervention on Pain, Agitation, and Delirium Assessment in a Community Intensive Care Unit
Presenter: Carolyn Tan

1:03 – 1:10 pm
Humanization of Critical Care – Psychological Effects on Healthcare Professionals & Relatives: A Systematic Review
Presenter: Jordan Leitch

1:10 – 1:17 pm
Engaging with Families in the Medical/Surgical Intensive Care Unit to complete the Family Satisfaction (FS-ICU) Survey
Presenter: Lianne Hogan

1:17 – 1:24 pm
Predictors of In-Hospital Mortality among Surgical Patients Requiring Rapid Response Team Activation
Presenter: Alexandre Tran

STATION 7 – Infection – Basic and Translational Science 1

Moderators: Juliane Bubeck Wardenburg, Giacomo Bellani

12:35 – 12:42 pm
Predictive Value and Clinical Significance of Extreme Leukocytosis on Incidence of Clostridium Difficile Infection and Other Conditions in Critically-ill Patients – Analysis of 8,505 Critically-Ill Adults
Presenter: Bijan Teja

12:42 – 12:49 pm
Inhibition of Interleukin-10 Restores T-Cell Function in Patients with Sepsis
Presenter: Monty Mazer

12:49 – 12:56 pm
Epigenome Wide DNA Methylation Profiling of Sepsis and the  Critical Illness Phenotype
Presenter: Alexandra Binnie

12:56 – 1:03 pm
Identification of Mechanistic Pathways that Lead to Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation (DIC) in Sepsis: Implications for Screening
Presenter: Nicholas Jackson Chornenki

1:03 – 1:10 pm
Comparison of the Source and Prognostic Utility of cfDNA in Trauma and Sepsis
Presenter: Nicholas Jackson Chornenki

STATION 8 – Infection – Basic and Translational Science 2

Moderators: Claudia Dos Santos, Keith Walley

12:35 – 12:42 pm
The Effect of Oncostatin M Deficiency in Non-Septic and Septic Murine Mesenteric and Carotid Arteries
Presenter: Kimberly Macala

12:42 – 12:49 pm
Embrionic–Derived MYB¯ Macrophages Improve Recovery and Reduce Bacterial Burden in Rodent Polymicrobial Abdominal Sepsis
Presenter: Mirjana Jerkic

12:49 – 12:56 pm
Mesenchymal Stromal/Stem Cells Enhance Bacterial Killing Partly Via Hemoxygenase-1 Expression in Macrophages from Healthy and Septic Patients And Accelerate Bacterial Clearance and Recovery in Preclinical Sepsis Model
Presenter: Mirjana Jerkic

12:56 – 1:03 pm
Uncovering of Immunoregulatory microRNAs in Cardiac Tissue of Septic Mice treated with Mesenchymal Stem Cells
Presenter: Amin Ektesabi