Poster Abstract Session:
116. Antimicrobial Resistance: Clinical and Basic Studies
Friday, October 19, 2012: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: SDCC Poster Hall F-H

Topical Category: A. Antimicrobial Agents

Tracks: Investigative ID, Epidemiology and Infection Control


Biofilm production by multidrug resistant Acinetobacter Baumanni : and its impact on mortality rates and persistance of culture
Pamela Garciadiego-Fossas, MD ; Patricia Rodriguez-Zulueta, MD ; Carolina Del Rio-Avila ; Francisco Velez-Perez, MD ; Javier Garcia-Guerrero, MD ; Javier Reyes Mar ; Luis Fernandez-Maya ; Oscar Sosa-Hernandez, MD ; Cutberto Lopez-Espinoza, MD ; Rafael Valdez-Castro, MD ; Rafael Figueroa-Moreno, MD ; Sara Arroyo-Escalante ; David Moncada-Baron ; Rigoberto Hernandez-Castro, PHD ; Rafael Valdez, M.D.

Comparative Microbiology of Transcription Inhibitors Fidaxomicin and the Rifamycins in Clostridium difficile
Farah Babakhani, PhD ; Jaime Seddon, BS ; Irina Artsimovitch, PhD ; Pam Sears, PhD

Phylogenetic analysis suggests putative resistance mechanisms in 27 fluoroquinolone monoresistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates
Brandon Eilertson, MD ; John Gibbons ; Fernanda Maruri ; Amondrea Blackman ; Antonis Rokas ; Timothy Sterling, MD

Genetic Basis for the Development of In Vivo Daptomycin Non-susceptibility in Vancomycin-Resistant E. faecium
Theodoros Kelesidis, MD ; Romney M. Humphries, Ph.D. ; Ryan Tewhey, PhD ; George Sakoulas, MD
  • Abstract 35789 Kelesidis T.pdf (344.0 kB)

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    Characterization of carbapenem-resistant MDR Acinetobacter baumannii isolated from Philadelphia, PA (United States)
    Bhaswati Sen, PhD ; Krista Lewandowski ; Nachiket Vaze ; Christopher Emery, MD ; Richard Hamilton, MD ; Ari Brooks, MD ; Suresh Joshi, MD, PhD

    Escherichia coli Sequence Type 131 (ST131) as an Emergent Multidrug-resistant Pathogen among US Veterans
    Aylin Colpan, MD ; Stephen Porter ; Brian Johnston, PhD ; Ruth Anway ; Lao Thao ; Michael A. Kuskowski, PhD ; James R. Johnson, MD

    Risk Factors for Efflux Pump Overexpression in Fluoroquinolone-Resistant Escherichia coli
    Jennifer Han, MD ; Irving Nachamkin, DrPH, MPH ; Pam Tolomeo, MPH ; Xiangqun Mao, PhD ; Warren Bilker, PhD ; Ebbing Lautenbach, MD, MPH, MScE
  • OST.pdf (231.9 kB)

  • 833
    Epidemiology of Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae in Canadian acute care hospitals in 2010/2011
    Aboubakar Mounchili, DVM, MSc, PhD ; Laura Mateseje, B.Sc., M.Sc. ; Denise Gravel, BScN, MSc ; Michael Mulvey, PhD ; Elizabeth Bryce, MD FRCPC ; Diane Roscoe, MD FRCPC ; David Boyd, MSc ; Geoffrey Taylor, MD ; Joanne Embree, MD ; Kevin Katz, MD, CM, MSc ; Pamela Kibsey, MD, FRCPC ; Magdalena Kuhn, MD, FRCPC ; Eva Thomas, MD, PhD, FRCPC ; Nathalie Turgeon, MD ; Andrew E. Simor, MD, FRCPC ; The Canadian Nosocomial Infection Surveillance Program (CNISP)

    Emergence of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) During Treatment of Methicillin-Susceptible Staphylococcus aureus (MSSA) Bacteremia
    Megan Proulx, M.S. ; Sumanth Gandra, MD, MPH ; Samantha Palace ; Brenda Torres ; Susan Weir, MPH, PhD ; Tracy Stiles, M.S. ; Jon Goguen, PhD ; Richard Ellison III, MD
  • Slide1.JPG (1.2 MB)

  • 835
    Analysis of blaKPC Expression and Porins, and Their Effect on Meropenem Susceptibility, in Clinical Isolates of E. coli
    Manisha Singh, MBBS ; Ezra Miller, MD ; Badiaa El-Imad, MD ; David Landman, MD ; John Quale, MD

    Prevalence and genetic types of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae in a tertiary care hospital in Saudi Arabia
    Hanan Balkhy, MD ; Hamsa Tayeb ; Sameera Al Johani, MD ; Esam Al Yamani ; Aiman El-Saed, MD, PhD
  • IDweek_poster_ESBL - 2.pdf (227.6 kB)

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    Prevalence of Lamivudine Drug Resistance Among Hepatitis B Virus Untreated Patients
    Shaban R. Bagar Sr., PhD ; Suliman A. Gerd, PhD ; Fateh A. Nefroo, PhD

    Evaluation for Mupirocin Resistance in Staphylococcus aureus isolates from Skin and Soft Tissue Infections in San Antonio, TX
    Katrin Mende, PhD ; Donna Hensley, MS ; Corey Falcon, MD ; Miriam Beckius, MPH ; Xin Yu, MS ; Deena Sutter, MD

    Trends in susceptibility and ESBL-production for Klebsiella pneumoniae from intra-abdominal infections: SMART 2002-2011
    Sibylle Lob, MD, MPH ; Samuel Bouchillon, MD ; Meredith Hackel, PhD, MPH ; Daryl Hoban, PhD ; Stephen Hawser, PhD ; Robert Badal, B.S.

    Antimicrobial Susceptibility of Aerobic Gram-negative Pathogens of Intra-abdominal Infections in North and Latin America SMART 2011
    Robert Badal, B.S. ; Samuel Bouchillon, MD ; Sibylle Lob, MD, MPH ; Meredith Hackel, PhD, MPH ; Daryl Hoban, PhD ; Aaron Johnson, BS ; Stephen Hawser, PhD

    Validation of Two Vancomycin Nomograms in Patients 10 Years of Age and Older
    Jessica Gillon, PharmD ; James Cassat, MD, PhD ; M. Cecilia Di Pentima, MD, MPH

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