Poster Abstract Session:
227. ESBL and CRE Diagnostics
Saturday, October 10, 2015: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: Poster Hall

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Tracks: Adult ID, Epidemiology and Infection Control, Global ID, Pediatric ID

Presentations:
Benefit:Risk Evaluation in Diagnostics: An Example Comparing Two Rapid Molecular Diagnostics Testing Imipemem Susceptibility in Acinetobacter spp.
Scott Evans, PhD, MS ; Hongyu Jiang, MS ; Andrea Hujer, BS ; Kristine M. Hujer, BS ; Claudia Manca, PhD ; Carol Hill, PhD ; Barry N. Kreiswirth, PhD ; Michael R. Jacobs, MD, PhD ; Liang Chen, PhD ; Rangarajan Sampath, PhD ; Thomas Hall, PhD ; Christine Marzan, PhD ; Robert A. Bonomo, MD
Comparison of Methods for Surveillance Culture of Carbapenem-Resistant Acinetobacter baumannii
Han-Sung Kim, MD ; Seung Soon Lee, MD ; Jeong-a Lee, MD ; Jae-Seok Kim, MD
Informing Antibiotic Treatment Decisions: Evaluating Rapid Molecular Diagnostics (RMDs) to Identify Susceptibility and Resistance to Carbapenems against Acinetobacter spp. PRIMERS –III
Scott Evans, PhD, MS ; Hongyu Jiang, MS ; Andrea Hujer, BS ; Kristine M. Hujer, BS ; Jose Mediavilla, MPH, MBS ; Claudia Manca, PhD ; Carol Hill, PhD ; Barry N. Kreiswirth, PhD ; Robin Patel, MD, FIDSA, FRCP(C), D(ABMM), FACP, F(AAM) ; Michael R. Jacobs, MD, PhD ; Liang Chen, PhD ; Rangarajan Sampath, PhD ; Thomas Hall, PhD ; Christine Marzan, PhD ; Vance G. Fowler Jr., MD ; Henry Chambers, MD, FIDSA ; Robert A. Bonomo, MD
Point Surveillance of Carbapenemase-Producing Bacteria in Rectal Swabs of ICU Patients Using A New Automated Real-Time PCR (RT-PCR) Assay
Vincent Rotimi, MD, PhD, FRCPath, FIDSA ; Noura Al Merdasi, MD ; Wafaa Jamal, MD, PhD, FRCPath ; Lubna Abdulaziz, BSc ; Aarti Chadha, MD

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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.