Poster Abstract Session:
200. Mycobacterial Infections
Saturday, October 20, 2012: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: SDCC Poster Hall F-H

Topical Category: C. Clinical Studies and D. Diagnostic Microbiology

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


Tuberculosis Testing and Follow-up Practices among Civil Surgeons in San Diego County
Andy Thornton, MPH ; Alfonso Rodriguez Lainz, Ph.D, MPVM ; Kathleen Moser, MD, MPH

Rapidly Growing Mycobacterium Infections in Cancer Patients: A Case Series
Anand Parekh, B.A. ; Ileana Acevedo, MD ; John Greene, MD

Intrathoracic Tuberculosis in Adolescents, Toronto,Canada
Aparna Chakravarty, MD ; Jackelina Pando Kelly, MD ; Wanatpreeya Pongsamart, MD ; Ray Lam, MN ; Frances Jamieson, MD ; Ian Kitai, MB, BCh
  • poster TBikedits80ct.pdf (981.9 kB)

  • Determinants of Latent Tuberculosis Infection in an Urban U.S. Cohort: New Demographics for a Changing Epidemic
    Jamie Morano, MD, MPH ; Alexei Zelenev, PhD ; Mary Walton, M.H.S., PA-C ; R. Douglas Bruce, MD, MA, MSc ; Frederick Altice, MD
  • Jamie Morano IDSA 10_12_12.pdf (142.3 kB)

  • Female Sex and Alcohol Use Are Risk Factors for Discontinuation of Isoniazid Treatment of Latent Tuberculosis due to Adverse Effects
    April Pettit, MD, MPH ; James Bethel, PhD ; Paul Colson, PhD ; Yael Hirsch-Moverman, PhD ; Timothy Sterling, MD
  • ID_Week_2012_Pettit.jpg (1.3 MB)

  • Tuberculosis Screening in Healthcare Workers at Maputo Central Hospital
    Elizabete Nunes, MD, PhD ; Susannah K. Graves, MD ; Kristen Lee, MD ; Anilsa Cossa, MD ; Anila Hassane, MD ; Philip Lederer, MD ; Joaquim Pondo, MD ; Sofia Viegas ; Francesca Torriani, MD
  • Graves IDSA Poster 2012.pdf (4.4 MB)

  • Treatment Outcome of Tuberculous Meningitis in 5 University-Affiliated Korean Hospitals
    Seung Soon Lee, M.D. ; Jeong-a Lee, M.D. ; Heungjeong Woo, M.D., Ph.D. ; Joong Sik Eom, M.D. ; Jin Seo Lee, M.D. ; Jacob Lee, MD ; Myung-Goo Lee, M.D., Ph.D.
  • ID_week_2012_poster rev.pdf (271.5 kB)

  • Comparison of Characteristics between Patients with AFB Smear-Positive Tuberculous and Nontuberculous Mycobacaterial Cavitary Lung Diseases
    Young Keun Kim, MD ; Seok Hahn, MD ; Young Uh, MD, PhD ; Yumi Park, MD ; Hee Kyoung Choi ; Hyo Youl Kim, MD, PhD
  • IDSA2012.pdf (1.3 MB)

  • Influence of Environmental Exposures on Treatment Outcomes in Pulmonary Mycobacterium avium-intracellulare complex Disease
    Yutaka Ito, MD, PhD ; Toyohiro Hirai, MD, PhD ; Kohei Fujita, MD ; Koichi Maekawa, MD ; Seiichiro Imai, MD, PhD ; Satoshi Ichiyama, MD, PhD ; Michiaki Mishima, MD, PhD

    Epidemiology of Rapid Growing Mycobacterium (RGM) Bloodstream Infections (BSI)
    Michelle Rodriguez-Coste, MD ; Ioana Chirca, MD ; Lisa Steed, PhD ; Cassandra Salgado, MD, MS

    Clofazimine Use in Patients with Mycobacterial Infections under Single Patient Investigational New Drug (SPIND)
    Pujita Vaidya, M.P.H. ; Elizabeth O'Shaughnessy, M.D. ; Ramou Mauer, B.A. ; Alison Rodgers, B.S. ; Maureen Dillon-Parker, B.S. ; Eileen Navarro Almario, M.D. ; John Farley, M.D., M.P.H.

    Factors Associated with High Mortality in Adult Patients Hospitalized for Active Tuberculosis
    Grace CY Lui ; Rity YK Wong ; Florence Li ; May KP Lee ; Raymond Lai ; Nelson Lee, MBBS, MD

    A Comparison Between Mycobacterium bovis (MB) and Mycobacterium tuberculosis (MTB) Infection in HIV Positive Patients in Mexico
    Alicia Piñeirua, M.D. ; Jose Sifuentes, MD ; Alfredo Ponce de Leon, MD ; Yanink Caro-Vega, M.Ph ; Brenda Crabtree-Ramírez, M.D. ; Miriam Bobadilla, PhD ; Barbara Chavez-Mazari, LT ; Juan Sierra-Madero, MD
  • IDSA Poster 09 oct 2012.pdf (508.1 kB)

  • Effectiveness of Anti Tuberculous Treatment in patients with Chronic Kidney Disease
    Teny Mathew John, MD, DNB ; K.P. Jayakumar, MD, DM, MNAMS, DNB ; Vinod Chandran, MD, DM ; Joseph Vinu, MD ; Ceena Neena Jacob, M.D. ; Amith Jacob, M.B.B.S. ; Amrutha Mary George, M.B.B.S. ; Jerry Xavier, MBBS

    Hematological effects of treatment with triple drug regimen for hepatitis c  infection
    Vikas Jogi, MD ; Jignesh Modi ; Isha Tyagi, MD ; Vidya Sundareshan, MD, MPH ; Shingo Chihara, MB ; Amardeep Shreshtha ; Lokesh Shahani ; Swapna Devanna ; Dheeraj Reddy ; Jennifer Andoh ; Scott Bergman, Pharm, D ; Janak Koirala, MD

    Leprosy in Northwest Louisiana:  a Retrospective Analysis
    Andrew Chandranesan, MD ; Frances Ramos-Herberth, MD ; David Walsworth, MD ; G. Michael Kent, MD ; Robert Penn, MD ; Ronald Washburn, MD
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  • A Study on the Correlation between Polymorphisms of Genes with Susceptibility to Tuberculosis and Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis in Chinese Han Population
    Shenjie Tang ; Yidian Liu ; Ruijuan Zheng ; Heping Xiao ; Wei Sha ; Furong Wu ; Hua Sun ; Zhongshun Zhang ; Qing Zhang ; Haiyan Cui ; Zhibin Liu

    Chest radiograph as the primary screening tool for asymptomatic active tuberculosis in Immigration Control and Enforcement facilities: a pilot study on case identification and the potential for reducing transmission
    Edith Lederman, MD, MPH ; James McLellan, PA-C ; Jason Ortiz, M.S. ; Philip Farabaugh, M.D. ; Luzviminda Peredo-Berger, M.D. ; Diana Schneider, DrPH, MA
  • poster mini for printing.pdf (933.0 kB)

  • Rapidly Growing Nontuberculous Mycobacterium Infections in Singapore, 2006-2011
    Sarah Tang, BSc(Pharm)(Hons) ; Warunee Srisupha-Olarn, PharmD ; Li-Hwei Sng, MBBS, FRCPA, FAMS ; Roland Jureen, PhD ; Li Yang Hsu, MBBS

    Diabetes and Other Risk Factors for Infectious Tuberculosis Among U.S.- and Foreign-Born Residents — San Diego County, 2010–2011
    Rachael Joseph, VMD, MPH ; Marisa Moore, MD, MPH ; Stephen Waterman, MD, MPH ; Kathleen Moser, MD, MPH

    Quantiferon Gold –In Tube Assay Results Among Patients with Positive Tuberculin Skin Tests in Mississippi
    Thomas Dobbs, M.D., M.P.H. ; Risa Webb, MD, DTMH ; Imran Sunesara ; Manuela Staneva, MPH

    Factors Associated with Indeterminate Quantiferon TB Gold Assay Results in Liver Transplant Candidates
    Jose Gonzales Zamora, MD ; Edie Chan, MD, FACS ; Christopher Crank, PharmD, BCPS, MHSM ; David Simon, MD, PhD

    IGRAs and T-Cell Anergy in Candidates or Recipients of TNF Inhibitors
    Lucila Marquez, MD, MPH ; Marsha Feske, PhD, MPH ; Edward Graviss, PhD, MPH

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