Publications and Presentations for Laboratory of Infection Control
Clavet, C.F., M.P. Chaput, J.C. Gonzalez, T.M. To, J.F. Saviola, M.K. Smith, K.F. Warburton, A.D. Lucas, and V.M. Hitchins. 2009. The effects of contact lens and lens cases on disinfection activity in multipurpose contact lens solution against S. aureus. Poster presentation and abstract at the American Society for Microbiology meetings. Philadelphia, PA, May 17-21, 2009. Poster Q-316, p. 509.
Lucas, A., E.A. Gordon and M.E. Stratmeyer. 2009. Analysis of polyhexamethylene biguanide in multipurpose contact lens solutions. Talanta 80: 1016-1019
A.D. Lucas, and E.A. Gordon. 2010. Analysis of polyhexamethylene biguanide in multipurpose contact lens solutions ACS Mid-Atlantic Regional Meeting April 10-13, 2010.
Bryans, Trabue D., Kimbrell R. Darnell, Victoria M. Hitchins, Sharon Lappalainen, David Liu and John Masefield. 2010. Sterility Assurance Levels for Termination Sterilization of New/emerging Healthcare Products. Abstract #197, page 31. Poster presentation at the International Conference on Healthcare-Associated Infections 2010. Fifth Decennial meeting "Changing paradigms in infection prevention towards elimination of adverse events. March 18-22, 2010 in Atlanta, GA.
Shoff, Megan E., Jennifer N. Brown, Anne D. Lucas and Victoria M. Hitchins. 2010. The effects of contact lens and lens cases on disinfection activity in multipurpose contact lens solutions against S. aureus. Abstract and poster presentation (#I-1736) at the American Society for Microbiology annual meeting, May 23-27, 2010 in San Diego, CA.
Haugen, Shani and Vicki Hitchins. 2010. Cleaning and testing for debris in reusable medical devices. Abstract and oral presentation at ASTM Workshop Medical Device Cleanliness: How Clean is Clean Enough, Nov. 16, 2010 in San Antonio, TX.
Shoff, Megan and Victoria Hitchins. 2011. Important variables when using Acanthamoeba trophozoites and cysts to evaluate contact lens solutions. Abstract and poster presentation for the ARVO meeting, May 1-5, 2011 in Fort Lauderdale, FL.
Clavet, C.R., A.D. Lucas, M.P. Chaput, J.C. Gonzalez and V.M. Hitchins. 2011. Effects of contact lens, lens cases and “soil” on disinfection activity in multipurpose contact lens solution against Fusarium solani. Abstract and poster presentation at the American Society for Microbiology annual meeting, May 20-24, 2011 in New Orleans, LA.