Poster Abstract Session:
187. Clinical Practice Issues
Saturday, October 20, 2012: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: SDCC Poster Hall F-H

Topical Category: J. Clinical Practice Issues

Tracks: Adult ID


The Impact and Clinical Experience on a Specialized Neurologic Infectious Disease (ID) Consult Service at a Tertiary Care Hospital
Adarsh Bhimraj, MD ; David van Duin, MD, PhD ; Lulette Tricia Bravo, MD ; Nabin Shrestha, MD, MPH, FIDSA ; Steven Gordon, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Carlos Isada, MD
  • Bhimraj ID week 2012.pdf (78.0 kB)

  • The Impact of a Post-Discharge Infectious Diseases Transitions Service on the Care of Patients on Outpatient Parenteral Antimicrobial Therapy
    Sara Keller, MD, MPH ; Danielle Ciuffetelli, PharmD ; Anne H. Norris, MD ; Jennifer Myers, MD ; Janet Hines, MD ; Amy Graziani, PharmD ; Roseanne DiMarco, BS ; Rebecca Schwartz, BS ; Joshua Metlay, MD PhD
  • opat therapy poster 1365.pdf (959.9 kB)

  • Simplified scoring model Predicting Infective Endocarditis in Patients with Viridans Streptococcal Bacteremia
    Young Sun Suh, MD ; Byung Hoon Kim, MD ; Woo Suk Choi, MD ; Oh-Hyun Cho, MD ; Yong Kyun Cho, MD ; In-Gyu Bae, MD

    Epidemiology and outcomes of patients with infective endocarditis (IE) who undergo splenectomy prior to valve replacement surgery (VR)
    Kayoko Hayakawa, MD, PhD ; Sreelatha Diviti, MBBS ; Satya Marrey, MBBS, MPH ; Dror Marchaim, MD ; Ashish Bhargava, MD ; Donald P. Levine, MD ; Jack D. Sobel, MD, FIDSA ; Keith Kaye, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FSHEA

    Clinical Value of Chest Computerized Tomography (CT) Scans in Patients Admitted with Pneumonia
    Deepak Garg, MD ; Leonard Johnson, MD ; Susan Szpunar, PhD ; Joel Fishbain, MD
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  • Factors Associated with Finding Evidence of Shiga Toxin-Producing Escherichia coli (STEC) Infection in Adults with Post-Diarrheal HUS—FoodNet, 2000–2010
    Ruth E. Luna-Gierke, MPH ; Katie Garman, MPH ; Effie Boothe, MSN, RN ; Joshua Rounds, MPH ; Rebecca Meyer, MPH ; Cynthia Nicholson, MS ; Glenda L. Smith, MT, B.S. ; Nancy L. Spina, MPH ; Beletshachew Shiferaw, MD ; Amanda Palmer, MPH ; Deborah F. Talkington, PhD ; Patricia M. Griffin, MD ; Rajal K. Mody, MD, MPH

  • The Effect of Hyperglycemia on the Outcomes of Patients with Febrile Neutropenia
    Casey Rice, MD ; Sophia Rahman, MD ; Sani Kizilbash, MBBS
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  • Comparison of Bacterial Etiology between Patients with Severe Heatlthcare-Associated Pneumonia and Hospital-Acquired Pneumonia Requiring Intensive Care Unit Admission
    Gwang-Beom Ko ; Tark Kim, MD ; Yu-Mi Lee, MD ; Hyun Jung Park, MD ; Ki-Ho Park, MD ; Yong Pil Chong, MD ; Sung-Han Kim, MD, PhD ; Sang-Oh Lee, MD, PhD ; Mi-Na Kim, MD, PhD ; Yang Soo Kim, MD, PhD ; Jun Hee Woo, MD ; Sang-Ho Choi, MD, PhD

    Fluconazole resistance in cryptococcus neoformans: an emerging threat to the immune-compromised
    Phuong Nguyen, MD ; Sally Alrabaa, MD ; Ripal Joshi, pharmD ; Patrick Kenney, DO ; Todd Wills, MD ; Jose Montero, MD
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  • CME Credits:

    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.