Poster Abstract Session:
195. Infections in Pediatric Immunocompromised Hosts
Saturday, October 20, 2012: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: SDCC Poster Hall F-H

Topical Category: P. Pediatric and Perinatal Infections and T. Transplant and Immunocompromised Host Infections

Tracks: Pediatric ID


Investigation of the validity of current risk stratification models of fever and neutropenia in pediatric cancer patients
Keren Glinert Muller, BA ; Sarah Worley, MS ; Donna Lach, RN ; L Kate Gowans, M.D. ; Johanna Goldfarb, MD
  • Muller Poster.pdf (694.7 kB)

  • Predominate Role of Picornaviruses in Respiratory Tract Infections after Pediatric Lung Transplantation
    Richard Buller, Ph.D. ; Gregory Storch, MD, FIDSA ; Sheila Mason, BS ; Lara Danziger-Isakov, MD ; Stuart Sweet, M.D., Ph.D.

    Respiratory virus infections after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in pediatric patients
    Jae Hong Choi ; Byung Ok Kwak ; Eun Young Cho ; Hyunju Lee ; Joon-ho Lee ; Eun Hwa Choi ; Hoan Jong Lee

    Bloodstream Infections during the First Year after Pediatric Intestinal Transplantation
    Diana F. Florescu, MD ; Heather Chambers, APRN ; Fang Qiu, PhD ; David F. Mercer, MD ; Alan Langnas, MD ; Lisa A Hill, APRN ; Andre C. Kalil, MD, MPH
  • IDSA poster 2012-3.pdf (276.1 kB)

  • Epidemiology, treatment and outcome of K. pneumonia producing KPC carbapenemase in cancer patients
    Debora Rosane ; Maristela Freire, MSc ; Ligia C Pierrottii, Phd ; Joćo N Almeida Jr, MD, MSc ; Helio Caiaffa, Phd ; Paulo MG Hoff, Phd ; Edson Abdala, MD, PhD
  • poster_kpc-2[1].pdf (211.4 kB)

  • The spectrum of Staphylococcus aureus infections in children with congenital heart disease
    Jonathon McNeil, MD ; John Ligon, BS ; Kristina G. Hulten, PhD ; Sheldon L. Kaplan, MD, FIDSA ; Jeffrey Dreyer, MD ; Edward O. Mason, PhD

    Strain Characterization and Outcomes of Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) Blood Stream Infection (BSI) in Cancer Patients
    Gladys Macagba, D.O ; Samia Arshad, MPH ; Daniela Moreno, M.S. ; Mayur Ramesh, MD ; Ramon Del Busto, MD ; Marcus Zervos, MD ; George Alangaden, MD

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    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.