Poster Abstract Session:
151. Other Bacterial 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:

Clinical and Laboratory Diagnosis of Pertussis in Kansas City Children in the Era of Tdap
Jeremiah Raney, D.O. ; Rangaraj Selvarangan, PhD ; Ashley Sherman ; Angela Myers, MD, MPH

Congenital Tuberculosis Following In Vitro Fertilization:  Case Series of Five Indian Infants from New Jersey
Grace Lee, MD ; John Flibotte, MD ; Genevieve Buser, MD ; Sheila M. Nolan, MD ; H Zhang ; Elizabeth P. Baorto, MD ; George D. McSherry ; Kristina N. Feja, MD, MPH ; Robert W. Tolan Jr., MD

Changing Face of Tuberculosis in Children
Gülnar Sensoy, Professor ; Nursen Belet, Associate, Professor ; Semir Nehir, MD ; Muhammet Akgun ; Ayse Ayzit Kilinc

Implementation and adherence to new treatment guidelines for community acquired pneumonia in children without comorbidities in a university teaching hospital
Dominique Chaîné, B.Pharm. ; Luc Bergeron, B.Pharm, M.Sc. ; François D. Boucher, MD FRCP(C) ; Karine Cloutier, B.Pharm., M.Sc., PharmD

Pediatric Parapneumonic Empyema in Israel: Risk Factors, Clinical Characteristics and Microbiologic Associations
Galia Grisaru-Soen, Dr. ; Gideon Paret, Prof. ; Shimon Reif, Prof. ; David Schwartz, MD ; Michal Eisenstadt, Dr.

Pediatric Pleural Empyema in the Province of Quebec: A Ten-Fold Increase between 1990 and 2007
Markos Panagopoulos, MD ; Genevieve Deceuninck, MD, MSc ; Caroline Quach, MD MSc FRCPC ; Roseline Thibeault, MD ; Therese Cote-Boileau, MD ; Bruce Tapiero, MD ; Léna Coic, MD ; Philippe De Wals, MD PhD ; Philippe Ovetchkine, MD, MSc

Pertussis Infection in Hospitalized Infants in Samsun, Turkey
Gülnar Sensoy, Professor ; Nursen Belet, Associate, Professor ; Muhammet Akgun ; Nazik Asilioglu, Assistant, Professor ; Ayse Ayzit Kilinc

Expansion of Multidrug-Resistant ST 320 Strains of Streptococcus pneumoniae Serotype 19A in Korea
Byung Ok Kwak, MD ; Eun Young Cho, MD ; Eun Hwa Choi, MD ; Hoan Jong Lee, MD

Characteristics of Hospitalized Children Diagnosed with Sepsis in Amman, Jordan
Katherine Kudyba, BS ; Najwa Khuri-Bulos, MD, CIC, FIDSA ; Ryan Lang, BS ; Samir Faouri, MD ; Asem Shehabi, PhD ; Wenli Wang ; Ben Saville, PhD ; John Williams, MD ; Natasha Halasa, MD MPH

Pseudomonas aeurginosa (PSA) Bacteremia in Children in Southern China
Qingli Zhang, MD ; Noni MacDonald, MD ; Jennifer Smith, MD

Characterization of Isolates Obtained from Pediatric Patients in Canadian Hospitals:  Results from the CANWARD Study 2007-2010
Sergio Fanella, MD ; Melanie Baxter, MSc ; James Karlowsky, PhD ; Joanne Embree, MD ; Daryl J. Hoban, PhD ; George G. Zhanel, PhD

Serious Bacterial Infections in Febrile Infants Younger than 91 Days of Age: Pathogen Incidence and In Vitro Susceptibility Profiles
E. Kent Korgenski, MS ; Adam L. Hersh, MD, PhD ; Emily A. Thorell, MD ; Karen Valentine, MS ; Carolyn Reynolds, MS, APRN ; Carrie L. Byington, MD

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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.