Program Schedule

Infective Endocarditits: Epidemiology, Diagnosis, and Management

Friday, October 10, 2014: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: The Pennsylvania Convention Center: IDExpo Hall BC

Prevalence of Hepatitis C Infection and Epidemiology of Infective Endocarditis in Intravenous Drug Users in Central Kentucky
Praveen Gundelly, MD ; David S. Burgess, PharmD, FCCP ; Judes Boulay, MPH ; Glyn Caldwell, MD, MS ; Alice Thornton, MD
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    Bartonella quintana Blood Culture-Negative Endocarditis in Washington, D.C
    Fisseha Ghidey, MD, MPH ; Shradda Pandey, MD ; Suchita Mishra, MD ; Kristin Mills, DO ; Leon Lai, MD ; Christian Woods, MD ; Mariaelena Ruiz, MD ; Dawn Fishbein, MD ; Rahul Sampath, MBBS ; Glenn Wortmann, MD
    Lactococcus garvieae infective endocarditis requiring valve replacement: First case in the United States
    Calden Sharngoe ; Tasaduq Fazili, MD ; Waleed Javaid, MD ; Timothy Endy, MD, MPH ; Mark Polhemus, MD
    Clinical Decision Rule to Guide Use of Echocardiography in the Management of Staphylococcus aureus Bacteremia
    Bharath Raj Palraj, MBBS ; Larry M. Baddour, MD ; Erik Hess, MD ; James Steckelberg, MD ; Walter R. Wilson, MD ; Brian Lahr, MS ; Muhammad R. Sohail, MD
    A Normal Transthoracic Echocardiogram can be Used to Rule Out Infective Endocarditis in Patients with Staphylococcus aureusBacteremia
    Adrienne Showler, MD ; Lisa Burry, PharmD ; Anthony Bai, BSc ; Daniel Ricciuto, MD ; Marilyn Steinberg, RN ; Tania Fernandes, PharmD ; Anna Chiu, PharmD ; Sumit Raybardhan, BSc.Phm MPH ; Eshan Ferndando, MD ; Chaim Bell, MD, PhD ; Andrew Morris, MD, SM
    What Impacts the Decision to Obtain Transesophageal Echocardiogram for Staphylococcus aureus Bacteremia?
    Heather Young, MD ; Susan Heard, BS ; Connie S. Price, MD ; Timothy Jenkins, MD ; Bryan Knepper, MPH, MSc
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    Rifampin for Surgically Treated Staphylococcal Infective Endocarditis
    Nabin Shrestha, MD, MPH, FIDSA ; Shailee Shah, MD ; Hannah Wang ; Syed Hussain, MD ; Gosta Pettersson, MD, PhD ; Amy Nowacki, PhD ; Steven Gordon, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA
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    Comparison of Echinocandin vs. Amphotericin B Based Therapy forCandidaInfective Endocarditis: An Observational Cohort Study
    Christopher Arnold, MD ; Melissa Johnson, PharmD ; Suzanne Bradley, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Efthymia Giannitsioti, MD, ID ; Nuria Fernandez-Hidalgo, MD ; Pierre Tattevin ; Jacob Strahilevitz, MD ; Denis Spelman, MBBS FRACP FRCPA MPH ; Eugene Athan, MBBS, FRACP, MPH ; Francisco Nacinovich, MD ; Cristiane Lamas, MD, PhD ; Vivian Chu, MD
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    Endocarditis due to Coccidioides spp. the Seventh Case
    Lily Horng, MD ; Royce H. Johnson, M.D., F.A.C.P. ; Luis Castro, MD ; Stan Deresinski, MD

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