Poster Abstract Session:
42. Diagnostic Microbiology
Thursday, October 18, 2012: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: SDCC Poster Hall F-H

Topical Category: D. Diagnostic Microbiology

Presentations:

145
Efficacy of 0.5% Chlorhexidine in 70% Alcohol in Reducing Blood Culture Contamination Rates in a Resource Limited Setting
Purnima Parthasarathy, MBBS, American Boards in Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases ; Jijo John, Bachelors in Nursing

146
Impact of Electronic Medical Record on Time from Positive Blood Culture Report to Initiation of Treatment
Arash Heidari, M.D. ; Ali Daneshvari, M.D. ; Nooshin Lotfi, M.S. ; Singh Sukhbir, MS4 ; Anita Chadha, MS4 ; Bahareh Ghafarizadeh, M.D.

147
Rapid, Ultra-Sensitive Detection of Pathogens Causing Bloodstream Infections
Sergey Dryga, PhD, MBA ; Lisa-Jo Clarizia, PhD ; Edward Adams, PhD ; Thearith Ung, PhD ; Doug Standridge ; Stephen Springer ; Amena Rashid ; Stephen A. Young, PhD ; Jessica Underwood ; Michael Davila ; Alexandra Barr ; Madgalena Torrance ; Colin Dykes, PhD ; Victor Esch, PhD

149
Minimizing Blood Culture Contamination Rates by Standardizing Sample Collection and Processing
Archana Chatterjee, MD, PhD ; Edward Truemper, MD, MS, FAAP ; Brenda Heybrock, RN, CIC ; Amy Phillips, MSN, APRN-CNS, CCRN ; Cheryl Calabro, BSN, RN, CPN ; Nancy Cornish, MD

150
Utility of Surveillance Blood Cultures in Patients Undergoing Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation
Sameeh Ghazal, MRCPCH, ABP ; Gonzalo Bearman, MD, MPH ; Michael Stevens, MD, MPH ; Michael Edmond, MD, MPH, MPA, FIDSA, FSHEA

151
Emergence of Polymyxin B Resistant (PolB-R) Enterobacteriaceae (EB) in Colombia
Victor M Blanco, MD ; Maria F. Mojica, MSc ; Juan J Maya, MD ; Adriana Correa, MSc ; Elsa De la Cadena, BS ; Laura J. Rojas, MSc ; Fernando Rosso, MD ; Jhon A Alzate, MD ; Ana Maria Bedoya, MD ; Marta Vallejo, MD ; Ruben Camargo, MD ; Johanna Osorio, MD ; Agustin Vega, MD ; Carlos Alvarez, MD ; Paola Rojas, MD ; Henry Mendoza, MD ; Henry Oliveros, MD ; John Quinn, MD ; Maria V. Villegas, MD, MSc
Posters
  • Poster 151 Villegas MV.pdf (7.0 MB)

  • 152
    Predicting Antibiotic Susceptibility for Clinical Escherichia coli Isolates from Whole Genomic Data
    Nicole Stoesser, BA MBBS ; Elizabeth Batty, PhD ; David Eyre, BM, BCh ; Peter Donnelly ; A. Sarah Walker, PhD ; Derrick Crook, MB, BCh ; Tim Peto, MB BS, DPhil

    153
    New Delhi Metallobetalactamase-1 Mediated Carbapenem Resistance among Gram Negative Bacteria in a University Teaching Hospital
    Uma Sekar, MBBS, DCP, MD ; Shanthi Mariappan, MBBS, MD ; Arunagiri Kamalanathan, MSc ; Sekar Balaraman, MBBS, MD
    Posters
  • 6ft x 3ft Poster (1).jpg (1.0 MB)

  • 154
    Retrospective study of carbapenem resistant Enterobacteriaceae cases at UCLA Health System
    April M. Bobenchik, PhD. ; Daniel Z. Uslan, MD, MS ; Carmen L. Giltner, PhD. ; Romney M. Humphries, Ph.D.

    156
    Changes in Diagnostic Methods Used by Clinical Laboratories to Detect Shiga Toxin-Producing Escherichia coli (STEC) Infections—FoodNet, 2007–2012
    Rajal K. Mody, MD, MPH ; Carlota Medus, PhD, MPH ; Jennifer Huang, MPH ; Mary Patrick, MPH ; Alicia Cronquist, MPH ; Kathryn Wymore, MPH ; Sharon Hurd, MPH ; Nancy L. Spina, MPH ; Olga Henao, PhD, MPH ; Patricia M. Griffin, MD
    Posters
  • ModyR_IDSA_2012_FINAL.pdf (292.9 kB)

  • 157
    Comparison of Oropharyngeal Cultures to Endotracheal Aspirates as a Surveillance Method for Acinetobacter baumannii
    Paula Strassle, BS ; Kerri Thom, MD, MS ; J. Kristie Johnson, PhD ; Marlin Martin, RRT ; S Hamid Reza, RRT ; Anthony Harris, MD, MPH

    158
    Improved Phenotypic Detection of Klebsiella pneumoniae Carbapenemase (KPC) in Non-K. pneumoniae Enterobacteriaceae by an Indirect Assay: A Prospective Study
    Amy Mathers, MD ; Joanne Carroll, BS ; Costi D. Sifri, MD ; Paul S. Hoffman, PhD ; Heather Cox, PharmD ; Kevin Hazen, PhD
    Posters
  • IDSA ICT 2012 Poster.pdf (716.4 kB)

  • 159
    Querying Automated Antibiotic Susceptibility Testing (AST) Instruments: A Novel Population-Based Surveillance Method for the Multidrug Resistant Gram Negative Bacilli Surveillance Initiative (MuGSI)
    Jessica Reno, MPH ; Calista Schenck, MPH ; Janine Scott, MPH ; Leigh Ann Clark, MPH ; Wayne Wang, MD ; Susan M. Ray, MD ; Paula Snippes Vagnone, MT (ASCP) ; Jesse Jacob, MD
    Posters
  • MuGSI IDWeek Poster_3.pdf (569.0 kB)

  • 160
    Gram Negative Bacterial Colonization of Healthy Military Service Members Using Traditional Clinical Microbiology and PCR/Electron Spray Ionization-Time-of-Flight-Mass Spectrometry (PCR/ESI-TOF-MS)
    Todd Vento, MD, MPH ; Katrin Mende, PhD ; Rachel Kreft, RN, BS ; Garth Ehrlich, PhD ; Ryan Vetor, MD ; Joseph Wenke, PhD ; Tracy Spirk ; J. William Costerton, PhD ; Michael Landrum, MD ; Charles Guymon, MA ; Tatjana Calvano, DO ; Elizabeth Rini, MD ; Charla Tully, DO ; Wendy Zera, BS ; Kristelle Cheatle, BA ; Miriam Beckius, MPH ; Clinton Murray, MD

    162
    Impact of PNA FISH® on Antifungal Stewardship for Candidemia in a Community Hospital
    Donna R. Burgess, RPh ; Samaneh Pourali, Pharm.D ; Lauren Hernandez, Pharm.D ; Kurt Winkler, Pharm.D ; Grace Lee, Pharm.D ; Patricia Hudak, BS, MT (ASCP) ; David S. Burgess, PharmD, FCCP
    Posters
  • PNA_FISH_IDSA_poster_PDF.pdf (824.5 kB)

  • 163
    Efficiency Comparison of Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay, Immunodiffusion and Immunochromatographic Test for Serodiagnosis of Human Pythiosis
    Takol Chareonsirisuthigul, PhD. MD. ; Kanchana Sriwanichrak ; Tassanee Lowhnoo ; Wanta Yingyong ; Theerapong Krajaejun
    Posters
  • Pythium poster.pdf (638.1 kB)

  • 164
    Evaluation of the VIDAS® Lyme IgG Assay as a Test to Aid in the Diagnosis of Lyme Disease by Detection of B. burgdorferi IgG Antibodies
    Gary P. Wormser, MD ; Barbara A. Body, PhD ; Stephen A. Young, PhD ; E. Joy Rivers, PhD ; Bernard J. Rice, BS

    165
    Evaluation of the VIDAS® Lyme IgM Assay as a Test to Aid in the Diagnosis of Lyme Disease by Detection of Borrelia burgdorferi IgM antibodies
    Gary P. Wormser, MD ; Barbara A. Body, PhD ; Stephen A. Young, PhD ; E. Joy Rivers, PhD ; Bernard J. Rice, BS

    166
    Genotypic Prediction of Antimicrobial Susceptibilities in Staphylococcus aureus
    Nicola Gordon ; Tanya Golubchik ; Richard Everitt ; Bernadette Young, MBBS ; Elizabeth Batty, PhD ; Camila Ip ; Rory Bowden, PhD ; John Finney ; A. Sarah Walker, PhD ; Tim Peto, MB BS, DPhil ; Derrick Crook, MB, BCh
    Posters
  • IDSA2012v1.jpg (1.2 MB)

  • 170
    The Role of Procalcitonin and Pro-adrenomedullin in differentiating Organisms Causing Staphylococcal Bacteremia
    William Shomali, MD ; Ray Hachem, MD ; Anne-Marie Chaftari, MD ; Ramez Bahu, MD ; Ying Jiang, MS ; Ruth Reitzel, MS ; Gilbert El Helou, MD ; Issam Raad, MD

    172
    Impact of Concurrent Antibiotic Use on Concordance of Culture and PCR Nasal Surveillance Swabs for Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus
    Erica S. Shenoy, MD, PhD ; JiYeon Kim, MD, MPH ; Eric Rosenberg, MD ; Farzad Noubary, PhD ; Hang Lee, PhD ; Jessica Cotter, MPH ; Rochelle Walensky, MD, MPH, FIDSA ; David Hooper, MD

    174
    Comparison of Molecular Methods for Epidemiologic Analysis of Community Associated Isolates of Staphylococcus aureus
    Marcela Rodriguez, MD ; Patrick G. Hogan, MPH ; Sarah W. Satola, PhD ; George Weinstock ; Erica Sodergren ; Hongyu Gao, PhD ; Carey-Ann Burnham, PhD ; Stephanie A. Fritz, MD, MSCI

    175
    Evaluation of Environmental Sampling Methods for Detection of Staphylococcus aureus for Epidemiologic Studies
    Patrick G. Hogan, MPH ; Duha Al-Zubeidi, MD ; Carey-Ann Burnham, PhD ; Stephanie A. Fritz, MD, MSCI

    176
    Detection of Methicillin-Resistant and Methicillin-Susceptible Staphylococcus aureus Colonization of Healthy Soldiers by Traditional Culture, PCR and PCR Electron Spray Ionization-Time of Flight-Mass Spectrometry (PCR/ESI-TOF-MS)
    Ashley Shaw ; Todd Vento, MD, MPH ; Katrin Mende, PhD ; Rachel Kreft, RN, BS ; Garth Ehrlich, PhD ; Joseph Wenke, PhD ; Tracy Spirk ; J. William Costerton, PhD ; Michael Landrum, MD ; Wendy Zera, BS ; Kristelle Cheatle, BA ; Charles Guymon, MA ; Tatjana Calvano, DO ; Elizabeth Rini, MD ; Charla Tully, DO ; Miriam Beckius, MPH ; Clinton Murray, MD
    Posters
  • _shaw_CP_proof_updated.jpg (869.5 kB)

  • 177
    Clinical usefulness of the Eschar Polymerase Chain Reaction for Tsutsugamushi disease (Scrub typhus): A multicenter prospective study
    Eiichiro Sando, M.D. ; Tomoko Ogawa, D.V.M., Ph.D. ; Tokunin Fukushima ; Masanori Yosida, M.D. ; Rentaro Oda, M.D. ; Takashi Matono, M.D. ; Hisashi Shimozono, M.D. ; Takeshi Kimura, M.D. ; Akihiko Sotomatsu, M.D. ; Takaaki Kobayashi, M.D. ; Akiyuki Sato, M.D. ; Makito Yaegashi, M.D., FCCP
    Posters
  • scrubTyphus_poster2012.jpg (706.7 kB)

  • 178
    Legionella micdadei Brain Abscess Diagnosed by Direct 16s rRNA Gene PCR
    Marthe Charles, MD ; Andrea Macyk-Davey, MD ; Jan-Erick Nilsson, MD ; George Zahariadis, MD ; Lilly Miedzinski, MD

    179
    Development, Implementation, and Evaluation of a 4th Year Medical School Elective Course in Clinical Microbiology Using Case-Based Vignettes
    Jeannette Guarner, MD ; Wendy Armstrong, MD ; Sarah W. Satola, PhD ; Aneesh K Mehta, MD ; Robert Jerris, PhD ; Joseph Hilinski, MD ; Eileen Burd, PhD, D(ABMM) ; Carlos Del Rio, MD, FIDSA
    Posters
  • IDSA ORB.pdf (1.2 MB)

  • 180
    Detecting Typhoid using Lamp in a S. Typhi Controlled Human Infection Model
    Tom Darton, MRCP(UK), DTM&H ; Claire Waddington, MRCP(UK), MSc ; Christoph Blohmke, PhD ; Claire Jones, PhD ; Liqing Zhou, PhD ; Andrew Pollard, FRCPCH, PhD
    Posters
  • IDSA_LAMP.pdf (3.4 MB)

  • 181
    Parasite Antigen in Serum Predicts the Presence of Viable Cysts Missed by CT in Patients with Apparently Calcified Cysticercosis Only
    Gabriela Cordova, MD ; Alonso Zea, MD ; Silvia Rodriguez, MSc ; Isidro Gonzales, MD ; E. Javier Pretell, MD ; Yesenia Castillo, MSc ; Sheila Castro, MD ; Sarah Gabriel, PhD ; Pierre Dorny, PhD ; Hector H. Garcia, MD, PhD

    182
    Persistent bloody diarrhea with possible human-to-human transmission caused by Campylobacter upsaliensis
    Marc Roger Couturier, Ph.D., D(ABMM) ; Brianne Couturier, Ph.D. ; DeVon Hale, MD

    183
    Low predictive value of rapid VRE PCR in an immunocompromised patient population
    Robin T. Odom, M.S. ; Daniel P. Fedorko, Ph.D. ; Angela V. Michelin, M.P.H. ; Mary Ann Bordner, M.S. ; David K. Henderson, MD ; Tara N. Palmore, MD

    184
    Using Monocytes Loaded with Indocyanine Green for Non-Invasive Imaging of Cutaneous Infection
    Joani Christensen, BA ; Yongping Chen, MD ; Gabriel Brat, MD ; Kate Buretta, BS ; Kristine Johnson, MD, MSc ; Damon Cooney, MD ; Gerald Brandacher, MD ; W. P. Andrew Lee, MD ; Xingde Li, PhD ; Justin Sacks, MD

    185
    Enhanced surveillance and improved efficiency using an automated surveillance system for detection of nosocomial multidrug resistant organisms
    Julie Choudhuri, RN MSPH ; Ronald Pergamit, MPA ; Charlotte Fulton, RN MHA ; John B. Lynch, MD MPH ; Elizabeth McNamara, RN MN ; Elizabeth Melius, RN MN MPH ; Timothy H. Dellit, MD

    186
    “Σ-alert matrix” A Novel Color Matrix Display of Intra-hospital Bacterial Dissemination
    Shuhei Fujimoto, MD, PhD ; Nobuo Murakami, MD, PhD ; Yoshichika Arakawa, MD, PhD ; Keigo Shibayama, MD, PhD
    Posters
  • handout v2-4.pdf (4.9 MB)

  • 187
    Recent Trends in Streptococcus pneumoniae Antibiotic Susceptibility
    Agnes Kresch, MD ; Niharika Tipirneni ; John Keiser, MD ; Marc Siegel, MD
    Posters
  • AGNES_POSTER 10.6.12.pdf (362.8 kB)

  • 188
    Epidemiology, Resistance Patterns and emm types of Streptococcal Pharyngeal Isolates in a Children’s Hospital
    Angela Myers, MD, MPH ; Kayron Bradley, MD ; Jeremiah Bell, PhD ; Heather Bushnell, BS ; Rangaraj Selvarangan, PhD
    Posters
  • GAS_poster_2012_IDSA._Final.pdf (416.0 kB)

  • 189
    Clinical Evaluation of the illumigene Group A Streptococcus (GAS) DNA Amplification Assay for the detection of GAS in Pharyngeal Swab Specimens
    Blake Buchan, PhD ; Neil Anderson, MD ; Tami Mackey, MT(ASCP) ; Nathan Ledeboer, PhD, D(ABMM)
    Posters
  • Illumigene poster 092512.pdf (589.6 kB)

  • 191
    Detection of Neisseria gonorrhoeae and Chlamydia trachomatis, involving extra-genital sites
    Marjorie Janvier, MD, MPH ; Nicole E. Alexander, MD, MPH ; Philip A. Chan, MD, MS ; Erna Kojic, MD ; Kimberle C. Chapin, MD

    192
    Mailed Swab Stability of Seeded Specimens for the Detection of C. trachomatis and N. gonorrhoeae in the Gen-Probe APTIMA Combo 2® Test
    Julius Schachter, PhD ; Jeanne Moncada, MT ; Edward Hook, MD ; Paula B. Dixon ; Connie Lenderman ; Jeffery Holden ; Nicole Quinn ; Charlotte Gaydos, DrPH

    193
    Use of Neisseria gonorrhoeae Multiantigen Sequence Typing (NG-MAST) to Characterize the Epidemiology of Gonorrhea in Alberta, Canada 2007-2010
    Ameeta Singh, BMBS, MSc ; Jennifer Gratrix, RN, MSc ; Ron Read, MD ; Marguerite Lovgren, MLT, ART ; Steven J. Drews, PhD ; George Zahariadis, MD ; Karen Sutherland, RN, BScN ; Irene Martin, BSc

    194
    Posters
  • CTNG.pdf (707.5 kB)

  • 195
    Posters
  • IDSA-SYPHILIS.pdf (420.4 kB)

  • 196
    The Sensitivity of Tuberculin Skin Test was More Affected by Immunosuppression and Clinical Presentation than that of T.SPOT-TB in Patients with Extrapulmonary Tuberculosis (E-TB)
    Yu-Mi Lee, MD ; Ki-Ho Park, MD ; Sun-Mi Kim, PhD ; Su-Jin Park ; Sang-Oh Lee, MD, PhD ; Sang-Ho Choi, MD, PhD ; Yang Soo Kim, MD, PhD ; Jun Hee Woo, MD ; Sung-Han Kim, MD, PhD

    197
    Quantiferon-TB Gold Test Used in Health Care Professionals (HCP) at a Children’s Hospital
    Gina Weddle, DNP, RN, CPNP ; Marilyn Hamilton, MD, PhD ; Deborah Potthoff ; Deb Rivera, RN ; Mary Anne Jackson, MD, FIDSA

    198
    The Programmatic Benefits and Costs of Using Nucleic Acid Amplification to Diagnose Tuberculosis Disease in the U.S.
    Suzanne Marks, MPH, MA ; Wendy Cronin, PhD, MT(ASCP) ; Thara Venkatappa, PhD ; Sharon Sharnprapai, MS ; Gina Maltas, RN ; Jane Tapia, BSN ; Mary Gaeddert, MPH ; Sandy Chon, MHS ; Susan Dorman, MD ; Sue Etkind, RN, MS ; Claud Crosby, BS ; Henry M Blumberg, MD ; John Bernardo, MD
    Posters
  • IDSA Poster_TO27_10_5.pdf (364.2 kB)

  • 199
    Two Cases of Laboratory Cross-Contamination of Mycobacterium tuberculosis — Oklahoma, 2011
    Matthew Johnson, MD ; Phillip Lindsey, MD ; Charles Harvey, DO ; Kristy Bradley, DVM, MPH

    200
    Rapid Antibiotic Susceptibility Testing for Urinary Tract Infections
    Anja Mezger, MSc ; Erik Gullberg, MSc ; Jenny Göransson, PhD ; David Herthnek, PhD ; Anna Zorzet, PhD ; Dan I. Andersson, PhD ; Mats Nilsson, PhD
    Posters
  • PosterAM.pdf (2.9 MB)

  • 201
    In Vitro Susceptibility of Urinary Tract Isolates to Fosfomycin
    Britta Babel, MS ; Timothy Whitman, DO ; Ashley Jackson, MD ; Michael Backlund, PhD ; Lindsay Stevenson, PhD ; Glenn Wortmann, MD
    Posters
  • Poster 35730.pdf (288.3 kB)

  • 202
    Surveillance of Resistance Trends of Community-Acquired versus Hospital-Acquired Urinary Tract Infections
    Wilbur Rutter, Pharm.D Candidate ; Grace Lee, Pharm.D ; Donna R. Burgess, RPh ; Kurt Winkler, Pharm.D ; David S. Burgess, PharmD, FCCP

    204
    Performance Characteristics of Qiagen Hybrid Capture 2 High Risk Human Papilloma Virus DNA Assay in Male Anal Specimen in Comparison to Cytology
    Madhuchhanda Choudhary, M.D. ; Gerald A. Capraro, PhD ; Farzan Eskandari, MD ; Dorothy Rivette, MS ; Sharon Adley, MSN ; Janice Matthews-Greer, PhD

    205
    Sensitivity and Specificity of a Multiplex PCR System for Detection of Viral Respiratory Pathogens in Adults ≥50 Years Old during Six Influenza Seasons
    Jennifer Meece, PhD ; Mary Vandermause, BS, MT ; Tamara Kronenwetter Koepel, BS ; Lynn Ivacic, BS ; Stephanie Irving, MHS ; Frangiscos Sifakis, PhD, MPH ; Edward Belongia, MD

    206
    Are Current Screening Protocols for Chronic HBV Infection Adequate?
    Eva Mortensen, MD, MS ; Patricia Schirmer, MD ; Cynthia Lucero, MD ; Gina Oda, MS ; Mark A. Winters, MA ; Janet Durfee ; Richard Martinello, MD ; Victoria Davey ; Mark Holodniy, MD

    207
    Etiologic Investigation of Sporadic Cases of Parotitis
    Albert E. Barskey, MPH ; Phalasy Juieng, MS ; Brett L. Whitaker ; Dean Erdman, Dr PH ; M. Steven Oberste, PhD ; Shur-Wern Wang Chern, PhD ; D. Scott Schmid, PhD ; Kay W. Radford ; Rebecca J. McNall, PhD ; Paul A. Rota, PhD ; Carole J. Hickman, PhD ; William J. Bellini, PhD ; Gregory S. Wallace, MD, MS, MPH

    208
    A Multicenter evaluation of the performance characteristics of the BD Veritor System for rapid RSV detection
    Jeremiah Bell, PhD ; Evan J. Anderson, MD ; Wallace Greene, PhD ; Jose R. Romero, MD ; Moheet Merchant ; Rangaraj Selvarangan, PhD

    209
    The clinical significance of a rapid and sensitive test for detection of influenza virus infection
    Akihiro Nakao, M.D. ; Ken Hisata, M.D. ; Nobuaki Matsunaga, M.D. ; Mitsutaka Komatsu, M.D. ; Kaoru Obinata, M.D. ; Toshiaki Shimizu, M.D
    Posters
  • 2012 IDWeek poster No 209.pdf (134.9 kB)

  • 211
    Delayed Diagnosis of RSV Infection in a Stem Cell Transplant Population Using a Commercially Available Molecular Detection Assay
    Dana Hawkinson, MD ; Rebecca Horvat, PhD ; Sunil Abhyankar, MD ; Omar Aljitawi, MD ; Siddhartha Ganguly, MD ; Joseph P. McGuirk, DO
    Posters
  • RSV Poster IDSA-final.pdf (983.3 kB)

  • 213
    Development of species-specific peptides ELISA assay for HHV-6
    Yuki Higashimoto, master ; Masaru Ihira, Ph.D. ; Yoshiki Kawamura, MD ; Masahiro Ohashi, MD ; Dharam Ablashi, Scientific Director ; Tetsushi Yoshikawa, MD

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