Oral Abstract Session:
173. Respiratory Viral Infections in Children
Saturday, October 5, 2013: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Room: The Moscone Center: 200-212

Learning Objectives:


Target Audience: academicians, clinicians, fellows, hospital epidemiologists, infectious diseases pediatricians, infectious diseases physicians, medical students and residents, microbiologists

Topical Category: P3. Viral studies (natural history and therapeutic)

Tracks: Pediatric ID

Moderator:  Carrie L. Byington, MD, University of Utah


10:30 AM
Frequent Detection of Respiratory Viruses in Asymptomatic Children
Gregory Demuri, MD ; James Gern, M.D. ; Stacey Moyer ; Ellen Wald, MD

10:45 AM
Does monthly palivizumab prevent nosocomial Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) in high-risk infants in Newborn Intensive Care (NICU)?
Jared Olson, PharmD ; Carrie L. Byington, MD ; Andrew Pavia, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Roger Faix, MD ; Adam L. Hersh, MD, PhD ; Krow Ampofo, MD ; Emily A. Thorell, MD, MSci

11:00 AM
Probability of Serious Bacterial Infection (SBI) in 1 - 90 Day Old Febrile Infants with Laboratory Viral Testing Perform
E. Kent Korgenski, MS ; Jacob Wilkes, BS ; Carolyn Reynolds, MS, APRN ; Xiaoming Sheng, PhD ; Carrie L. Byington, MD

11:15 AM
Respiratory Infection Hospitalizations among Children with Neurologic Disorders — United States, July 2009 to June 2010
Fiona Havers, MD, MHS ; Alicia Fry, MD, MPH ; Jufu Chen, PhD ; Deborah Christensen, PhD ; Cynthia Moore, MD, PhD ; Georgina Peacock, MD, MPH ; Lyn Finelli, DrPH, MS ; Carrie Reed, DSc, MPH

11:30 AM
Measuring risk of healthcare-associated influenza-like illness (HA-ILI) in pediatric ambulatory practices using a self-controlled case series
Kristen Feemster, MD, MPH, MSHP ; A. Russell Localio, PhD ; Maria Middleton, M.P.H. ; Marianne Chilutti, M.S. ; Joshua Metlay, MD, PhD ; Susan Coffin, MD, MPH

11:45 AM
Economic Analysis of Rapid and Highly Sensitive PCR Testing for Viral Respiratory Infections in Children with Influenza Like Illness
Richard E. Nelson, PhD ; Chris Stockmann, MSc ; Adam L. Hersh, MD, PhD ; Andrew Pavia, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA ; E. Kent Korgenski, MS ; Judy A. Daly, PhD ; Marc Roger Couturier, Ph.D., D(ABMM) ; Krow Ampofo, MD ; Emily A. Thorell, MD, MSci ; Elizabeth Doby, MD ; Anne J. Blaschke, MD, PhD

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C. L. Byington, BioFire Diagnostics: Collaborator and Grant Investigator, Grant recipient and Licensing agreement or royalty

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