Poster Abstract Session:
117. Bacteremia, Endocarditis, and Streptococcal Disease
Friday, October 19, 2012: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: SDCC Poster Hall F-H

Topical Category: C. Clinical Studies

Tracks: Adult ID, Pediatric ID, Investigative ID, Epidemiology and Infection Control


Associations between clinical presentation, emm types and mortality of Invasive Group A Streptococcal (GAS) infections. Results from a population-based study with 25 years of observation
Magnus Gottfredsson, MD, PhD ; Lovisa Olafsdottir, MD ; Helga Erlendsdottir, MS ; Jose Melo-Cristino, PhD ; Mario Ramirez, PhD ; Karl G. Kristinsson, MD, PhD

Invasive Streptococcal Infections at a United States Cancer Center 2000-2011
Samuel Shelburne, MD, PhD ; Jeffrey J. Tarrand, MD ; Kenneth Rolston, MD

Epidemiology of Animal-Independent ST398 Methicillin-Susceptible Staphylococcus aureus in Northern Manhattan
Anne-Catrin Uhlemann, MD, PhD ; Benjamin Miko, MD, MS ; Cory Hafer ; Madeleine Sowash ; Qiuhu Shi, PhD ; Franklin Lowy, MD
  • ID Week Poster 851.pdf (273.1 kB)

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    Risk factors of short term mortality in severe sepsis and septic shock patients treated with EGDT
    Je Eun Song, M.D. ; Yong Chan Kim, MD ; Min Hyung Kim, M.D. ; Nam Su Ku, MD ; Dong Hyun Oh ; Jin Young Ahn, MD ; Sun Bean Kim, MD ; Hye won Kim, MD ; Su Jin Jeong, MD ; Sang Hoon Han, MD ; Chang Oh Kim, MD ; Young Goo Song, MD ; June Myung Kim, MD ; Jun Yong Choi, MD

    How Feasible is Transthoracic Echocardiography (TTE) and Transesophgeal Echocardiography (TEE) for All Staphylococcus aureus Bacteremia (SAB) Cases?
    Poorani Sekar, MD ; Michael A. Kuskowski, PhD ; Y.S. Chandrashekhar, MD ; Selcuk Adabag, MD ; Gregory A. Filice, MD

    Predictive Factors for Metastatic Infection in Patients with Bacteremia Caused by Methicillin-Sensitive Staphylococcus aureus
    Tetsuya Horino, MD ; Fumiya Sato, MD ; Yumiko Hosaka, MD ; Tokio Hoshina, MD ; Kumi Tamura, MD ; Kazuhiko Nakaharai, MD ; Yasushi Nakazawa, MD ; Masaki Yoshida, MD ; Seiji Hori, MD

    Risk Factors for Mortality in Patients with Acinetobacter baumanii Bacteremia
    Eun Jung Lee, MD ; Se Yoon Park, MD ; Tae Hyong Kim, MD ; Eun-Ju Choo, MD ; Min Hyok Jeon, MD

    Effect of Healthcare Exposure (HCE) on Time to Appropriate Therapy (TAT) for Gram-Negative Bloodstream Infections (GNBSI): A Multicenter Cohort Study in Community Hospitals
    Rebekah W. Moehring, MD ; Luke F. Chen, MBBS, MPH, CIC, FRACP ; Richard Sloane, MPH ; Emily Smathers, MPH ; Daniel J. Sexton, MD, FIDSA ; Kenneth Schmader, MD ; Vance G Fowler, MD, MHS ; David J. Weber, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Deverick J. Anderson, MD, MPH

    Appropriateness of Empirical Antimicrobial Therapy for Patients Admitted from the Emergency Department with Severe Sepsis or Septic Shock and Blood Stream Infection
    Mohamad Sabbah, MD ; Constantine Tsigrelis, MD ; Christa Schorr, RN, MSN, FCCM ; Shipali Pulimamidi, MD ; Sergio Zanotti, MD ; Henry Fraimow, MD
  • ABx poster.pdf (73.5 kB)

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  • Slide1.JPG (923.6 kB)

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    Microbiologic Influence on the Clinical Manifestations of Left Ventricular Assist Device-Related Infections
    Juhsien JC Nienaber, MD ; Shimon Kusne, MD ; Randall C. Walker, MD ; Larry M. Baddour, MD ; Alan J. Wright, MD ; Soon J. Park, MD ; Holenarasipur R. Vikram, MD, FACP ; Francisco A. Arabia, MD ; Michael R. Keating, MD ; Muhammad R. Sohail, MD

    Physician Responses to Positive Blood Cultures
    Carolyn Fernandes, MD ; Peter Axelrod, MD ; Thomas Fekete, MD
  • Blood culture poster final.pdf (227.2 kB)

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    The Effect of Reduced Vancomycin Susceptibility on Clinical and Economic Outcomes in Staphylococcus aureus Bacteremia
    Jennifer Han, MD ; Kara B. Mascitti, MD ; Paul H. Edelstein, MD ; Warren Bilker, PhD ; Ebbing Lautenbach, MD, MPH, MScE
  • RVSOutcomes.pdf (240.7 kB)

  • 865
    Recurrence of Skin and Soft Tissue Infections in Patients Treated at Two Urban Academic Medical Center Emergency Departments
    Larissa May, MD, MSPh ; Andrea Dugas, MD ; Elisabeth Dissen ; Michael Sidhom, MD, MSPH ; Christina Waggaman ; Chase McCann, MSPh ; Jeanne Jordan, PhD ; Richard Rothman, MD, PhD
  • IDSA_recurrencePoster_10.pdf (10.8 kB)

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    Rapid diagnosis of bloodstream infections: effect on treatment, mortality and morbidity
    Judith Beuving, MD ; Petra Wolffs, MSc PhD ; Wendy Hansen, MSc ; Ellen Stobberingh, PhD ; Alphons Kessels, MD MSc ; Annelies Verbon, MD, PhD

    Validation of Clinical Criteria to Guide Echocardiography in the Management of Staphylococcus aureus Bacteremia
    Bharath Raj Palraj, MBBS ; Larry M. Baddour, MD ; James Steckelberg, MD ; Walter R. Wilson, MD ; Muhammad R. Sohail, MD

    Impact of Infectious Diseases Consultation on Care of Patients with Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) Bloodstream Infection
    Elise M. Martin, MD ; Daniel Z. Uslan, MD, MS ; Brandy Bryant, MPH ; Meganne Kanatani, Pharm.D. ; Romney M. Humphries, Ph.D.
  • MRSA Poster 10.12.12.pdf (637.6 kB)
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