Poster Abstract Session:
206. Travel Medicine, Malaria, and other Parasitic Infections
Saturday, October 20, 2012: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: SDCC Poster Hall F-H

Topical Category: G. Global Health

Tracks: Adult ID, Global ID


Travel associated illness in older adults hospitalized during travel
Melissa Beraun Villa, MD ; Maribell Tovar Huamani, MD ; Natalia Silva Aldana, MD ; Hugo Siu, MD ; Luis Valdez, MD

  • myposter.pdf (2.4 MB)

  • Malaria Surveillance in Lebanon 2001-2010
    Iman Abou Dalle, M.D. ; Mariam El Cheikh, M.D. ; Chadi Hajar, M.D ; Raymond Semaan, M.D ; Pierre Abi Hanna, MD, MPH

    The impact of age and gender on the severity of malaria in Uganda
    Anne E. Parker Frosch, MD, MPH ; Paul Bangirana, PhD ; James Keck ; Francis Tintani ; Robert Opoka, MBChB ; Tracy Bergemann, PhD ; Chandy John, MD, MS

    An outbreak of P. vivax Malaria in the Evrotas area, Greece, 2011
    Kostas Danis, MD ; Agoritsa Baka, MD ; Sotorios Tsiodras, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor ; Maria Tseroni, RN, MSc ; Marios Detsis, MD ; Danai Pervanidou, MD ; Irene Terzaki, RN ; Evangelia Papanikolaou, RN ; Georgios Dougas, DVM ; Sandra Gewehr ; Chrisovalando Kefaloudi, MSc ; Asimina Balaska, MD, MSc ; Nikolaos Vakalis, MD ; Stefanos Bonovas, MD ; Jenny Kremastinou, MD, PhD
  • IDSA2012malaria.pdf (1.1 MB)

  • Performance of Hemoculture and Polymerase Chain Reaction in Laboratory Diagnosis of Chronic Chagas Disease
    Angelica Martins Batista, MSc ; Camila Aguiar, MSc ; Eros Antonio Almeida, MD PhD ; Maria Elena Guariento, MD PhD ; Sandra Cecília Botelho Costa, MD PhD
  • Poster01 CORRIGIDO.pdf (210.7 kB)

  • Unusually high rate of failure to pentavalent antimonials in oil workers coming from the southern jungle of Peru with cutaneous leishmaniasis
    Dalila Martínez, MD, MSPH ; Kristien Verdonck, MD PhD ; Marleen Boelaert, MD PhD ; Alejandro Llanos-Cuentas, MD, PhD

    Inactivation of Giardia lamblia Cysts by Cobalt-60 Irradiation
    Rita Wassef ; Amira Elshazly, MD ; Raafat Abdelmalek, MD, FRCR ; Azza Abbas, MD
  • poster pdf.pdf (684.7 kB)

  • Domestically Acquired Fasciola in Northern California
    Scott A. Weisenberg, MD, MSc, DTM&H

    Strongyloidiasis Detection in Immunocompromised Patients
    Viravarn Luvira, MD ; Paron Dekumyoy, PhD ; Nirattar Chantawat, MD ; Mathirut Mungthin, MD PhD ; Kitti Trakulhun, MD
  • Strongyloidiasis.jpg (3.6 MB)

  • Cyclospora cayetanensis as a cause of persistent diarrhea in international travelers
    Melissa Beraun Villa, MD ; Orlando Buendia, MD ; Hugo Siu, MD ; Luis Valdez, MD

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    Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. PST, Oct. 17th with the exception of research findings presented at the IDWeek press conferences.