Oral Abstract Session:
88. Bacteremia and Endocarditis
Thursday, October 8, 2015: 2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Room: 32--ABC

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Tracks: Adult ID

Moderators:  Vance G. Fowler Jr., MD, Duke University Medical Center and Thomas Fekete, MD, FIDSA, Temple University School of Medicine

Presentations:
2:00 PM
620
Cefazolin Versus Ceftriaxone for the Treatment of Methicillin-Susceptible Staphylococcus aureus (MSSA) Bacteremia in a Tertiary-Care VA Medical Center
Dustin Carr, Pharm.D. ; Robert A. Bonomo, MD ; Usha Stiefel, M.D. ; Sharanie Sims, Pharm.D., BCPS (AQ-ID)
2:15 PM
621
Comparative Effectiveness of Cefazolin versus Penicillinase-Stable Penicillins for Treatment of Methicillin-Susceptible Staphylococcus aureus Infections Complicated by Bacteremia: A Nationwide Cohort Study
Jennifer Mcdanel, PhD ; Mary-Claire Roghmann, MD, MS, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Eli Perencevich, MD, MS, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Michael Ohl, MD, MSPH ; Michihiko Goto, MD, MSCI ; Daniel Livorsi, MD ; Makoto Jones, MD, MS ; Justin Albertson, MS ; Rajeshwari Nair, MBBS, MPH ; Amy O'shea, PhD ; Marin Schweizer, PhD
2:30 PM
622
Effectiveness of Oral Antibiotics for Definitive Therapy of Gram-Negative Bloodstream Infections
Leila Kutob, BS ; Julie Ann Justo, Pharm D, MS ; P. Brandon Bookstaver, PharmD, FCCP, BCPS (AQ-ID), AAHIVP ; Joseph Kohn, PharmD, BCPS ; Helmut Albrecht, MD ; Majdi Al-Hasan, MD
2:45 PM
623
Emergence of Shigella with Decreased Susceptibility to Azithromycin -- Minnesota, 2014
Pamela Talley, MPH, MD ; Dana Eikmeier, MPH ; Stephanie Meyer, MPH ; Fe Leano, MS ; Ginette Dobbins, BS ; Kirk Smith, DVM, PhD
3:00 PM
624
Combination versus Monotherapy for Gram-Negative Bloodstream Infections: Matching by Predicted Prognosis
Julie Ann Justo, PharmD, MS, BCPS, AAHIVP ; P. Brandon Bookstaver, PharmD, FCCP, BCPS (AQ-ID), AAHIVP ; Joseph Kohn, PharmD, BCPS ; Helmut Albrecht, MD ; Majdi Al-Hasan, MD
3:15 PM
625
Improving Antimicrobial Use Starts with Our Trainees
Shubha Bhar, MD ; Priya Nori, MD ; Yi Guo, PharmD ; Philip Chung, PharmD, MS ; Belinda Ostrowsky, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FSHEA

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