Poster Abstract Session:
243. Outbreaks of Bad Bugs and Prevention in Children
Saturday, October 10, 2015: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: Poster Hall

Learning Objectives:


Tracks: Pediatric ID

Measles Exposures at a Children’s Hospital – Not the “Happiest Place on Earth"
Wendi Gornick, MS, CIC ; Carolyn Khong, MPH ; Reggie Rogers, RN, BSN, CIC ; Maximillian Jahng, PharmD ; Jasjit Singh, MD
Rapid Control of a Norovirus Outbreak in a Large Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
Lucila Marquez, MD, MPH ; Elaine Whaley, MSN, CIC, RN ; Darleen Yepes, BSN, RN ; Judith Campbell, MD
  • Norovirus IDWeek Poster PDF.pdf (179.2 kB)
  • Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase (KPC) producing Enterobacteriaceae infections in children: A two-center study
    Felicia Scaggs, MD ; Angella Charnot-Katsikas, MD ; Allison H. Bartlett, MD, MS ; Xiaotian Zheng, MD, PhD ; Anand Karadkhele, MD, MPH ; Robert a. Weinstein, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Latania K. Logan, MD
    Effect of  Mupirocin Prophylaxis on MRSA Transmission and Invasive Staphylococcal Infections in a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
    Elizabeth Ristagno, MD ; Kristina Bryant, MD, FPIDS ; Lynette Boland, RN, BSN ; Claudia Espinosa, MD, MSc ; John Myers, PhD
  • Mupirocin FINAL FINAL.pdf (126.2 kB)
  • Current Epidemiology, Management and Outcome of Catheter-related Bloodstream Infections in a pediatric population : How  is it different from adult population?
    Ramia Zakhour, MD ; Alawami Hussain, MD ; Ray Hachem, MD, FIDSA ; Ying Jiang, MS ; Majd Michael, MD ; Anne-Marie Chaftari, MD ; Issam Raad, MD, FACP, FIDSA, FSHEA
  • PIDJ.pdf (398.3 kB)
  • ECMO Associated Bloodstream Infections in Children
    David Butler, MD ; Brian Lee, MPH, PhD ; Erica Molitor-Kirsch, MD ; Jason Newland, MD, MEd, FPIDS
    Probiotic Use Among Participants in the Stanford Research Registry
    Catherine Ley, PhD ; Julie Parsonnet, MD, FIDSA
  • 1744.pdf (497.3 kB)
  • Probiotic Prescriptions in the United States, 2009-2015
    Catherine Ley, PhD ; Randall Stafford, MD, PhD ; Julie Parsonnet, MD, FIDSA
  • 1745.pdf (1.6 MB)
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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.