Oral Abstract Session:
27. Pediatric Bacterial Infections and Colonization
Thursday, October 8, 2015: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
Room: 32--ABC

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Tracks: Pediatric ID

Moderators:  Stephanie Fritz, MD, MSCI, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis and Larry Kociolek, MD, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago

8:30 AM
Antibiotic-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae Colonization in Healthy U.S. Children
Shamim Islam, MD, DTM&H ; Rangaraj Selvarangan, PhD ; Rajvir Chohan, BA ; James D. Chappell, MD, PhD ; Rendie Mchenry, MS ; Ashveena Dighe, MS, MPH ; Neena Kanwar, PhD ; Natasha Halasa, MD, MPH, FPIDS ; Mary E. Wikswo, MPH ; Daniel Payne, PhD, MSPH ; Parvin H. Azimi, MD ; Oscar Gomez-Duarte, MD, PHD
8:45 AM
Molecular Epidemiology of Staphylococcus aureus Colonizing Pets in Households of Children with Methicillin-Resistant S. aureus Skin and Soft Tissue Infections
Ryley Thompson, MCSE ; Patrick G. Hogan, MPH ; Melanie Sullivan, BS, MT ; Meghan Wallace, BS ; Carol Muenks, BA ; John Morelli, BS ; Jeff Wang, BS ; Carey-Ann D. Burnham, PhD ; Stephanie Fritz, MD, MSCI
9:00 AM
The Utilization of Interventional Radiology Procedures in the Microbiologic Diagnosis of Pediatric Acute Hematogenous Osteomyelitis
Jonathon Mcneil, MD ; Jesus Vallejo, MD, FIDSA ; Andrea Forbes, RN ; Kristina Hulten, PhD ; Edward O. Mason Jr., PhD, FIDSA ; Sheldon L. Kaplan, MD, FIDSA
9:15 AM
Predicting Severe Outcomes in Children Hospitalized with Community-acquired Pneumonia
Derek J. Williams, MD, MPH ; Yuwei Zhu, MD, MS ; Wesley H. Self, MD, MPH ; Carlos G. Grijalva, MD, MPH ; Frank Harrell, PhD ; Carrie Reed, PhD ; Chris Stockmann, MSc ; Sandra R. Arnold, MD ; Krow Ampofo, MD, FIDSA, FPIDS ; Evan Anderson, MD ; Anna M. Bramley, MPH ; Lyn Finelli, DrPH, MS ; Richard Wunderink, MD ; Jonathan a. Mccullers, MD, FIDSA ; Andrew Pavia, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA, FPIDS ; Seema Jain, MD, MPH ; Kathryn Edwards, MD, FIDSA
9:30 AM
Repeated Blood Cultures in Febrile Neutropenia: Would Following the Guidelines Alter the Outcome?
Lindsay Petty, M.D. ; Elizabeth Sokol, M.D. ; Allison H. Bartlett, MD, MS ; Jennifer Mcneer, M.D. ; Kenneth Alexander, MD, PhD ; Jennifer Pisano, MD
9:45 AM
A Healthcare Provider Educational Intervention to Reduce Unnecessary Clostridium difficile PCR Testing in Pediatric Patients: A Segmented Regression Analysis
Larry Kociolek, MD ; Maria Bovee, MPH, CIC ; Donna Carter, BS, MT(ASCP) ; Anna O'donnell, MSN, RN, CIC ; Angela Rupp, MT, MS, CIC ; Jody Ciolino, PhD ; Xiaotian Zheng, MD PhD ; Stanford Shulman, MD, FIDSA, FPIDS ; Sameer Patel, MD, MPH

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