Poster Abstract Session:
156. RSV and Other Viral Respiratory Infections in Children
Saturday, October 22, 2011: 11:45 AM-1:45 PM
Room: Poster Hall B1

Topical Category: P. Pediatric and perinatal infections

Tracks: Pediatric ID

Presentations:

Nasopharyngeal (NP) Colonization with Pathogenic Bacteria is Associated With Increased Disease Severity in Non-PICU Children with RSV Bronchiolitis
María del Carmen Suárez-Arrabal, MD ; Cesar Mella, MD ; Santiago M.C. López, MD ; Gail Arthur ; Paulla Davies ; Cynthia Burch ; Mario Marcon, PhD ; Octavio Ramilo, MD ; Asuncion Mejias, MD, PhD

Management of a Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) Outbreak in a Pediatric Hematology/Oncology/Transplant Unit without the use of Ribavirin or Palivizumab
Wifaq Al-Shaibani, MD ; Leah Wuitschik, RN ; Mireille Lemay, MD ; Victor Lewis, MD ; Joseph Vayalumkal, MD

Persistent Recurrent Wheezing in the Fifth Year of Life After Laboratory-confirmed RSV Infection in Infancy
Gabriel Escobar, MD ; Eileen Walsh, RN, MPH ; Sherian Li, MS ; Anthony Masaquel, PhD, MPH ; Patricia Kipnis, PhD

Development of an Infant Baboon Model of Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infection
James Papin, PhD ; Roman Wolf, DVM ; Gary White, MMS, DVM ; Sara Moore, BS ; Robert Welliver Sr., MD

Surveillance of Pediatric Healthcare-Associated Viral Respiratory Infections (HA-VRI) from 2005-2009 in the Canadian Nosocomial Infection Surveillance Program (CNISP)
Joseph Vayalumkal, MD ; Joanne Embree, MD ; Sarah Forgie, MD ; Joanne Langley, MD ; Nicole Le Saux, MD ; Anne Matlow, MD ; Dorothy Moore, MD PhD ; Eva Thomas, MD ; Yasmine Chagla, MSc ; Linda Pelude, MSc ; Katie Rutledge-Taylor, MPH ; Jayson Shurgold, BSc

Detection of Respiratory Co-Infections in Pediatric Patients using FilmArray®: Evidence for Combined Droplet and Contact Isolation
Eric McGrath, MD ; Marilynn Fairfax, MD/PhD ; Paul Lephart, PhD ; Jamal Ameli, MD, CCRP ; Nahed Abdel-Haq, MD ; Basim Asmar, MD ; Hossein Salimnia, PhD

Comparison of Molecular and Conventional Methods to Identify Respiratory Viruses in Hospitalized Infants and Toddlers with and without Symptoms of Respiratory Viral Illness (RVI)
Sonali Advani, MBBS, MPH ; Michael Forman ; Arnab Sengupta, MBBS, MPH ; Charlotte Gaydos, DrPH ; Alexandra Valsamakis, MD, PhD ; Aaron Milstone, MD, MHS

Respiratory viral infections in children with cancer and febrile neutropenia episodes
Juan Pablo Torres, MD, PhD ; Mauricio Farfan, PhD ; Verónica De la Maza, RN ; Ivonne Vergara, Bq ; Paula Piemonte, MD ; Milena Villarroel, MD ; Marcela Zubieta, MD ; Juan Tordecilla, MD ; María Elena Santolaya, MD

Usefulness of the new techniques in the etiological diagnostic of Lower Respiratory Tract Infections in the Pediatric population
Francisco Gimenez-Sanchez, MD, PhD ; Miguel Sanchez-Forte ; Waldo Sanchez Yebra ; Antonio Bonillo-Perales ; Yolanda Gonzalez Jimenez ; Joaquin Mendoza ; Teresa Rubi ; Jose Batlles Garrido ; Cobos Elena

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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.