Poster Abstract Session:
61. Pediatric Infections: Bacterial and Parasite
Thursday, October 18, 2012: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: SDCC Poster Hall F-H

Topical Category: P. Pediatric and Perinatal Infections

Tracks: Pediatric ID


Evaluation of Pediatric Blood Culture Ordering Practice in Post-Pneumococcal Vaccination Era in Emergency Department
Gargi Patel, Pharm D ; Stephan Kohlhoff, MD ; Nooruddin Tejani, MD ; Roopali Sharma, PharmD
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    Risk Factors for Serious Bacterial Infections in Infants 1 Week to 3 Months
    Tara Greenhow, MD ; Yun-Yi Hung, PhD ; Arnd Herz, MD

    Infectious Diseases Symptoms in Pregnant Women and Their Babies
    Catherine Ley, PhD ; Ting Ma, MS ; Janette Noveras, BS ; Maria de la Luz Sanchez, BS ; Julie Parsonnet, MD, FIDSA
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    Comparative Effectiveness of Beta-lactam Monotherapy with Macrolide Monotherapy in Children with Community-Acquired Pneumonia (CAP) in the Outpatient Setting
    Lilliam Ambroggio, PhD, MPH ; Matthew Test ; Joshua Metlay, MD PhD ; Thomas Graf, MD ; Mary Ann Blosky, MSRN, MHA ; Maurizio Macaluso, MD, DrPH ; Samir Shah, MD, MSCE

    An outbreak of Mycoplasma pneumonia (Mp) in Central Ohio demonstrates infections in young children
    Christine Zamastil, MD ; Octavio Ramilo, MD ; Mario Marcon, PhD ; Douglas Salamon, CLSpMB ; Rebecca Wallihan, MD ; Kathy Everhart

    Clinical and Epidemiologic Characteristics of Mycoplasma Pneumonia in adults During 2011 Korean Epidemic
    Yu Bin Seo ; In Sun Kim, MD ; Kyung-Wook Hong, MD ; Joon Young Song, MD ; Hee Jin Cheong, MD ; Woo Joo Kim, MD

    Lack of Clinical Utility of Urine Gram Staining in Pediatrics
    Claudia Gaviria, MD ; Joseph Cantey, MD ; Christopher D. Doern, PhD

    The Impact of Blood Culture (BC) Contaminants on Antibiotic (AB) Prescribing
    Rebecca Zadroga, MD ; Richard Gottschall ; David Williams, MD ; Glen Hansen, PhD

    Clinical Features, Treatment and Outcomes of Venous Thromboembolism in Children with Community Acquired Staphylococcus aureus Osteomyelitis
    Kavita Patel, M.D. ; Donald Mahoney, M.D. ; Kristina Hulten, PhD ; Edward O. Mason, PhD ; Sheldon L. Kaplan, MD, FIDSA

    Unique Genetic Characteristics of USA300 Isolates of Community-Acquired, Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (CAMRSA) from Pediatric Patients
    Deepa Mukundan, MD ; Kristen Williams, PhD ; Xiaochen Zhao ; Robert Lintner, PhD ; Bridget Bonaventura ; Robert Blumenthal, PhD
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    Tuberculous Meningitis in a Third Level Mexican Hospital
    Napoleon Gonzalez Sr., MD ; Victor Monroy, MD ; Joanna Acebo, MD ; Marte Hernandez Sr., MD
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