Poster Abstract Session:
126. Central Nervous System Infections in Children
Saturday, October 22, 2011: 11:45 AM-1:45 PM
Room: Poster Hall B1

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Target Audience: Academicians

Topical Category: P. Pediatric and perinatal infections

Tracks: Pediatric ID


Prospective Evaluation of Human Parechovirus-CNS Infections in Infants less than 90 Days of Age
J. Michael Klatte, M.D. ; Jean Laubinger, B.S. ; Christopher Harrison ; Brian Pate, M.D. ; Mary Anne Jackson, MD, FIDSA ; Suresh Babu Selvaraju, PhD ; Rangaraj Selvarangan, PhD

Epidemiology of Bacterial Meningitis in Full-Term, Previously Healthy Infants Age 1 Week to 3 Months
Tara Greenhow, MD ; Susannah Kussmaul, MD ; Yun-Yi Hung, PhD ; Arnd Herz, MD

Predictors of Outcome in Pediatric Encephalitis
Kara DuBray, MD ; Andrew Anglemyer, PhD ; A. Desiree LaBeaud, MD, MS ; Heidi Flori, MD ; Sharon L. Messenger, PhD ; Christopher Preas, BA ; Heather Sheriff, BA ; Carol Glaser, DVM, MPVM, MD

Multi-Center Validation Of A Clinical Decision Rule To Distinguish Lyme From Aseptic Meningitis
Cohn Keri, MD DTMH ; Amy Thompson, MD ; Samir Shah, MD, MSCE ; Elizabeth Hines, BA ; Todd Lyons, MD ; Elizabeth Welsh, BA ; Lise Nigrovic, MD, MPH

Long-Term Outcomes of Group B Streptococcal (GBS) Meningitis
Romina Libster, MD ; Morven Edwards, MD, FIDSA ; Fatma Levent, MD ; Prachi Shah, MD ; Marcia A. Rench, BSN ; Carol J. Baker, MD ; Timothy Cooper, Psy.D ; Robert Sparks, LPN ; Kathryn Edwards, MD, FIDSA

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Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. EST Thursday, Oct. 20 with the exception of research findings presented at IDSA press conferences.