Program Schedule

CNS Infections: Diagnostic Tools and Outcome Predictors

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

Enhancing Pathogen Identification Using a Comprehensive PCR System in Adult and Pediatric Patients with Meningitis and a Negative Gram Stain
Susan Wootton, MD ; Elizabeth Aguilera, MD ; Lucrecia Salazar, MD ; Andrew Hemmert, PhD ; Rodrigo Hasbun, MD, MPH
Prediction of Outcome from Adult Bacterial Meningitis in a High HIV Seroprevelence, Resource-Poor Setting Using a New Severity Scoring Tool, the Malawi Adult Meningitis Score (MAMS)
Emma Wall, MBChB MRCP DTM&H MRes ; Mavuto Mukaka, PhD ; Matthew Scarborough, PhD ; Katherine M.B. Ajdukiewicz, MD ; Katharine Cartwright, MRCPath ; Brian Faragher, PhD ; David Lalloo, MB, BS, MD ; Robert Heyderman, PhD
Outcome predictors of alpha herpes virus central nervous system infection
Quanhathai Kaewpoowat, MD ; Lucrecia Salazar, MD ; Rodrigo Hasbun, MD, MPH
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    Clinical Prognostic factors to evaluate outcomes in Adult Patients with acute encephalitis
    Rodrigo Lopez, MD ; Lucrecia Salazar, MD ; Rodrigo Hasbun, MD, MPH
    Risk Factors for Death and Major Morbidity among Children with Acute Bacterial Meningitis in Guatemala City
    Daniel Olson, MD ; James Gaensbauer, MD, MScPH ; James Todd, MD ; Neal Halsey, MD ; Edwin J. Asturias, MD

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