Poster Abstract Session:
48. Diagnostic Microbiology; Antimicrobial Sensitivities
Thursday, October 3, 2013: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: The Moscone Center: Poster Hall C

Learning Objectives:


Target Audience: infectious diseases physicians

Tracks: Adult ID


  • ESBL poster.pdf (1.0 MB)

  • 242
    Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae: A Mixed-Methods Review of Epidemiology and Microbiology Practices in North and South Carolina
    Joshua T. Thaden, MD, PhD ; Sarah S. Lewis, MD ; Kevin C. Hazen, PhD ; Kirk Huslage, BSN, MS ; Rebekah W. Moehring, MD, MPH ; Luke F. Chen, MBBS, MPH, CIC, FRACP ; Daniel J. Sexton, MD, FIDSA ; Deverick J. Anderson, MD, MPH

    Emerging Resistant Serotype 19A Streptococcus pneumoniae in Adults in the US
    Raul E Isturiz, MD ; Rosalind C Hollingsworth ; Rodrigo E. Mendes, Ph.D. ; Andrew J Costello ; Dial Hewlett Jr., MD ; Ronald Jones, MD

    Etest® Synergy Testing of Multi-drug Resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa (MDR-PSAR) with Polymyxin B plus Fosfomycin, Meropenem or Rifampin
    Cheryll N. Cash, MD ; Natalie Williams-Bouyer, PhD ; Deborah S. Ashcraft, BS, MT ; Abdulrahim Ismail, MD ; George A. Pankey, MD
  • pankey poster 9-18-13 rev 3.pdf (860.5 kB)

  • 247
    Vancomycin MIC of musculoskeletal Staphylococcus aureus isolates by Etest, Vitek2 and Broth Microdilution
    Wael Haidar, MD ; Ryan Slayer ; Hital Shah ; Michael Brimacombe, PHD ; Rebecca Horvat, PhD ; Wissam El Atrouni, MD
  • VancoMIC IDSA Poster 6x3.pdf (1.0 MB)

  • 248
    In vitro antimicrobial synergy testing of colistin with sulbactam, meropenem, tigecycline aganist carbapenem resistant Acinetobacter baumannii isolated from intensive care unit patients by using Etest.
    Sevim Yilmaz ; Meltem Arzu Yetkin ; Aliye Bastug ; Bircan Kayaaslan ; Halide Aslaner ; Dilek Kanyilmaz ; Berrin Sari ; Esragül Akinci ; Hürrem Bodur

    Silent Dissemination of KPC producing- Klebsiella spp. with ESBL phenotype
    Laura J. Rojas, MSc ; Elsa De la Cadena, BS ; Gabriel Motoa, MD ; Adriana Correa, MSc ; Paola Rojas, MD ; Walter Zea, BSc ; Fernando Rosso, MD ; Claudia Castañeda, MSc ; Martin Muñoz, MD ; Maria Díaz, BSc ; John Quinn, MD ; Maria V. Villegas, MD, MSc

    High Prevalence of Penicillin Non-susceptable Streptococcus pneumoniae Isolates from Clinical Respiratory Specimens in Gangwon province, Korea
    Young Keun Kim, MD, PhD ; Young Uh, MD, PhD ; Seok Hahn, MD ; Hee Kyoung Choi ; Hyo Youl Kim, MD, PhD
  • IDSA2013.pdf (1.4 MB)

  • 251
    The Development of In Vitro Resistance of Selected Pathogens to Ertapenem and other Carbapenems
    Caitlin Handler, PharmD ; S. Christian Cheatham, PharmD ; Andrea Stock, PharmD

    Multicentre survey of the antibiotic susceptibility of anaerobic gran-negative bacilli in Japan
    Yoshitsugu Iinuma, MD, PhD ; Hisashi Baba, MD, PhD ; Junichi Mitsuyama ; Nobuhiko Nomura

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    Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. PST, Oct. 2nd with the exception of research findings presented at the IDWeek press conferences.