Poster Abstract Session:
146. Staphylococcus aureus 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

Presentations:

A Snapshot of S. aureus Infections and Isolate Genotypes from the Dawn of the Community-Associated (CA-) MRSA Era, 1995-1997
Mary Acree, MD ; Michael Z David, MD PhD ; Diana Zychowski, BS ; Susan Boyle-Vavra, PhD ; Robert S Daum, MD

Increasing Invasive Methicillin Susceptible Staphylococcus aureus Infections at Texas Children’s Hospital, 2007-2010
Kristina Hulten, PhD ; Edward Mason, PhD ; Linda B. Lamberth, BS ; Paula A. Revell, PhD ; Sheldon L. Kaplan, MD, FIDSA

Molecular Characterization of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Isolates from Pediatric Patients in Cartagena de Indias, Colombia
Niradiz Reyes, PhD ; Alfonso Bettin, MSc ; Juan Rebollo, BSc ; Betsy Castro, BSc ; Alejandro Marquez ; Javier Escobar, MSc

Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Mother-Infant Couplets
Karen Carpenter, MD ; Mahvash Mujahid, BS ; Neema Hardeman, BS ; Kathi Huddleston, PhD ; David Ascher, MD

Staphylococcus aureus Invasive Disease after Skin/Soft Tissue Infection (SSTI)
Robyn Schmucker, MD ; Charles Woods, MD, MS ; Alan Junkins, Ph.D. ; Michael Smith, MD, MSCE

Outcome of Invasive Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus Infections in Children: Mother-to-Infant Transmission
Jonathan Cogen, MD MPH ; Xiaoyan Song, PhD, MBBS ; Lauren Minor, MD ; Nalini Singh, MD MPH

Linezolid-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (LRSA) in Children
Diana Yu, PharmD, BCPS ; Leslie Stach, PharmD, BCPS ; Jason Newland, MD ; Philip Black, MD ; Mary Anne Jackson, 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.