Poster Abstract Session:
141. Infections After Solid Organ Transplants
Saturday, October 22, 2011: 11:45 AM-1:45 PM
Room: Poster Hall B1

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Target Audience: Academicians

Topical Category: O. Transplant infectious diseases

Tracks: Adult ID


Reactivation of Chagas Disease Following Heart Transplantation
Tracy Bae, MD ; Jonathan Grein, MD ; Phil Zakowski, MD

Outcomes of Daptomycin Peri-Operative Prophylaxis in Liver Transplant Recipients Colonized with Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococcus  
Christy Varughese, PharmD ; Michael Schilsky, MD ; Eric Tichy, PharmD ; Sukru Emre, MD ; Jeffrey Topal, MD

Recurrent Urinary Tract Infections after Renal Transplantation
Subhashis Mitra, MD ; Shyam Shah, MD ; Mona Doshi, MD ; Atul Singh, MD ; Salman Khan, MD ; Diane Sternbauer, RN ; Kathy Morawaski, RN ; Sanjay Revankar, MD ; Pranatharthi Chandrasekar, MD ; George Alangaden, MD

Clostridium difficile infection (CDI) is an important cause of morbidity in the first 100 days following lung transplantation and is associated with allograft loss
Jong Hun Kim, MD ; Jae Hong, MD ; Ryan K. Shields, PharmD ; Yoshiya Toyoda, MD, PhD ; Cornelius Clancy, MD ; M. Hong Nguyen, MD

Mycobacterial Infections after Lung Transplantation: Risk Factors and Impact on Graft Survival and Mortality in the Era of Improved Detection
Jennifer G. Katsolis, D.O. ; Cesar A. Keller, M.D. ; Francisco Alvarez, M.D. ; David B. Erasmus, M.D. ; Michael G. Heckman, M.S. ; Colleen S. Thomas, M.S. ; Jefree A. Shalev, B.S. ; John J. Cawley, M.M.Sc ; Michael R. Keating, M.D. ; Salvador Alvarez, M.D.

Nontuberculous Mycobacterial Infection Among Lung Transplant Recipients A Fifteen-Year Experience 1990-2005
BM Knoll, MD, PhD ; Shanthi Kappagoda, MD, MPH ; Hilary J Goldberg, MD ; Ritu Gill, MBBS ; Kathleen Boyle, RN ; Anne Louise Fuhlbrigge, MD ; Lindsey Baden, MD ; Francisco Marty, MD

The Changing Epidemiology of Invasive Fungal Infections in Solid Organ Transplant Recipients: Is the West like the rest?
Farnaz Azarbal ; Mehdi Tavakol, MD ; James Hong ; John Roberts, MD ; Peter Chin-Hong, MD

Prophylaxis of invasive aspergillosis in lung transplant recipients: is inhaled amphotericin enough?
Seth Cohen, MD ; Barbara Grimes, PhD ; Farnaz Azarbal ; Justin Miyamoto, BA ; Steven Hays, MD ; Jeffrey Golden, MD ; Peter Chin-Hong, MD

Epidemiology, Timing, and Outcomes of Invasive Mould Infections among Transplant Recipients: a 10-Year, Single-Center Experience
Dionissios Neofytos, MD, MPH ; Suzanne Treadway, RN, BSN ; Darin Ostrander, PhD ; Carolyn D. Alonso, M.D. ; Kieren A. Marr, 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.