Poster Abstract Session:
219. Clinical Infectious Diseases: Diabetic Foot Infections
Saturday, October 10, 2015: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: Poster Hall

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Tracks: Pediatric ID, Adult ID

How Easy is the Differential Diagnosis Between Brucellar and Tuberculous Spondylodiscitis ?
Houda Ben Ayed, MD ; Makram Koubaa, MD ; Sahar Ben Kahla, MD ; Asma Tlijani, MD ; Imed Maaloul, MD ; Dorra Lahiani, MD ; Chakib Marrakchi, MD ; Mounir Ben Jemaa, MD
  • P 1521.pdf (62.7 kB)
  • The Infected Diabetic Foot: 16S rRNA Sequencing to Characterize the Ecology of Diabetic Foot Osteomyelitis
    Suzanne Van Asten, MD ; Javier La Fontaine, DPM ; Edgar Peters, MD, PhD ; Kavita Bhavan, MD ; Paul Kim, DPM, MS ; Lawrence Lavery, DPM
    The Diagnostic Role of suPAR for Diabetic Foot Infections
    Sevinc Aslan, Dr ; Tuna Demirdal, Dr ; Atakan Nemli, Dr ; Huriye Erbak, Dr ; Cem Aslan, Dr ; Ilknur Vardar, Dr ; Recep Sutcu, Dr
  • Abstract-1523.pdf (135.2 kB)
  • Risk Factors for Below the Knee Amputation in Diabetic Foot Osteomyelitis
    Whitney Hernandez, NP ; Heather Young, MD ; Bryan Knepper, MPH, MSc, CIC ; Susan Heard, BS ; Michael Wilson, MD, FIDSA ; Chrystal Berg, DPM
    The Role Of Inflammatory Markers: WBC, CRP, ESR, And Neutrophil-to-Lymphocyte Ratio (NLR) In The Diagnosis And Management Of Diabetic Foot Infections
    Eric Ong, MD ; Sumaya Farran, MD ; Michelle Salloum, N/A ; Summer Gardner, N/A ; Nicholas Giovinco, DPM ; David Armstrong, DPM MD PhD ; David Nix, PharmD ; Mayar Al Mohajer, MD FACP

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    Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. PDT, Wednesday Oct. 7th with the exception of research findings presented at the IDWeek press conferences.