Oral Abstract Session:
30. Community-Acquired Pneumonia in Children
Thursday, October 18, 2012: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
Room: SDCC 26 AB

Learning Objectives:

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Target Audience: Academicians

Topical Category: P. Pediatric and Perinatal Infections

Tracks: Pediatric ID

Moderator:  Tina Q. Tan, MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Presentations:

8:30 AM
80
Quantification of Human Metapneumovirus Load and Disease Severity among Hospitalized Children with Pneumonia Enrolled in the CDC Etiology of Pneumonia in the Community (EPIC) Study
Chris Stockmann, MSc ; Andrew Pavia, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Weston Hymas, MS, MB(ASCP) ; Heather London, BS ; Torrance Meyer, BS ; David Hillyard, MD ; Carrie L. Byington, MD ; Xiaoyan Lu, MS ; Dean Erdman, Dr PH ; Seema Jain, MD ; Krow Ampofo, MD

8:45 AM
81
Radiographic Findings in Pediatric Community-Acquired Pneumonia: Association of Lung Consolidation with Etiology in the CDC Etiology of Pneumonia in the Community (EPIC) Study Etiology
Sandra R. Arnold, MD ; Jody Cockroft, BS ; Noel Lenny, PhD ; M. Naeem Shaikh, MBBS ; Davida L.R. Singleton, MPH ; Anami Patel, PhD ; Fouzia Naeem, MD ; Anna M. Bramley, MPH ; Seema Jain, MD ; Jonathan A. McCullers, MD ; Robert A. Kaufman, MD

9:00 AM
82
Comparative Effectiveness of Ceftriaxone Alone Versus in Combination with Azithromycin For Community-Acquired Pneumonia Among Children Enrolled in the CDC Etiology of Pneumonia in the Community (EPIC) Study
Derek J. Williams, MD, MPH ; Kathryn Edwards, MD, FIDSA ; Wesley H. Self, MD, MPH ; Yuwei Zhu, MD, MS ; James D. Chappell, MD, PhD ; Lauri A. Hicks, DO ; Krow Ampofo, MD ; Sandra R. Arnold, MD ; Evan J. Anderson, MD ; Anna M. Bramley, MPH ; Carrie Reed, DSc, MPH ; Lyn Finelli, DrPH, MS ; Andrew Pavia, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Jonathan A. McCullers, MD ; Richard G. Wunderink, MD ; Seema Jain, MD ; Carlos G. Grijalva, MD, MPH

9:15 AM
83
Evaluation and Refinement of a Prognostic Indicator of Pediatric Severity in Young Children with Pneumonia Enrolled in the CDC Etiology of Pneumonia in the Community (EPIC) Study
Carrie Reed, DSc, MPH ; Seema Jain, MD ; Anna M. Bramley, MPH ; Derek J. Williams, MD, MPH ; Evan J. Anderson, MD ; Sandra R. Arnold, MD ; Krow Ampofo, MD ; Jonathan A. McCullers, MD ; Kathryn Edwards, MD, FIDSA ; Andrew Pavia, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Alicia Fry, MD, MPH ; Lyn Finelli, DrPH, MS

9:30 AM
84
A High Prevalence of Asymptomatic Carriage Complicates Diagnosis of Mycoplasma pneumoniae Respiratory Tract Infections in Children
Emiel Spuesens, MD ; Pieter Fraaij, MD, PhD ; Eline Visser ; Theo Hoogenboezem ; Wim Hop, Ir ; Martin Schutten, PhD ; Henriette Mol, MD, PhD ; Alex van Belkum, PhD ; Albert Osterhaus ; Nico Hartwig, MD, PhD ; Cornelis Vink, PhD ; Annemarie van Rossum, MD, PhD

9:45 AM
85
Detection of Respiratory Viruses is Associated with Decreased Antibiotic Use in Children Hospitalized with Pneumonia
Rebecca Wallihan, MD ; Asuncion Mejias, MD, PhD ; Kathy Everhart ; Mario Marcon, PhD ; Octavio Ramilo, MD

CME Credits:

Disclosures:

T. Q. Tan, None

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