Poster Abstract Session:
47. Diagnostics: Mycology
Thursday, October 8, 2015: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: Poster Hall

Tracks: Adult ID, Epidemiology and Infection Control, Global ID, HIV-STD-TB, Investigative ID, Pediatric ID

Comparison of Clinical Characteristics and Outcomes between Candidemic Patients with Positive and Negative beta-D-Glucan
Dimitrios Farmakiotis, MD ; David Kubiak, PharmD ; Alexis Liakos, PA-C ; Ann E. Woolley, MD ; Nicolas C. Issa, MD ; Sarah P. Hammond, MD ; Francisco M. Marty, MD, FIDSA ; Lindsey R. Baden, MD ; Sophia Koo, MD
  • glucan poster.pdf (2.1 MB)
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    Usefulness of Mannan Antigen and Risk Factors for Candidemia in Pediatric Patients in Mexico City
    Almudena Laris, MD ; Alfonso Reyes-López, DrPH ; Martha Avilés-Robles, MD, MS
  • 2015_IDweek mannan antigen.pdf (244.9 kB)
  • 250
    Central Line-Related Candida glabrata Fungemia: Diagnostic Performance of Time-To-Reporting of Positive Blood Cultures
    Dimitrios Farmakiotis, MD ; Jeffrey J. Tarrand, MD ; Dimitrios P. Kontoyiannis, MD, ScD, FIDSA
  • ttr.pdf (979.4 kB)
  • 251
    Development of an Improved Antibody Detection EIA for use in Detection of Coccidioidomycosis
    Eric D. Holbrook, PhD ; Tirdad Zangeneh, DO ; Joshua Malo, MD ; Christopher Strawter, MD ; Eyal Oren, PhD ; Ian Robey, PhD ; Heidi Erickson, RN ; Racquel Chahal, BS ; Cynthia Thompson, HSD ; Neil M. Ampel, MD, FIDSA ; L. Joseph Wheat, MD, FIDSA ; Kenneth S. Knox, MD
    Initial High Serum (1,3) â-D-Glucan (BDG) in Hospitalized Adult Patients: Impact on Treatment Outcomes and Hospital Mortality
    John Rague, Medical Student ; John Huang, MD ; Salman Khan, MD ; Yanina Dubrovskaya, PharmD ; Robert Press, MD, PhD ; Amar Safdar, MD
  • IDweek 2015 - BDG.pdf (412.2 kB)
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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.