Poster Abstract Session:
158. Transplant Screenings and Evaluation and Empiric and Pre-Emptive Therapy
Friday, October 9, 2015: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: Poster Hall

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

Impact of Donor Lung Gram Stain on Post- Transplant Pneumonia and Mortality: More Lungs Can Be Used To Save Lives
Sher Ali Khan, MBBS ; Emir Veledar, PhD ; Cathy Logan, MD ; Sanjay Mehta, MD ; Gordon Yung, MD ; Saima Aslam, MD, MS
  • IDSA Abstract 92815.pdf (273.2 kB)
  • Predictive Value of Rothman Index in Patients that Develop Febrile Neutropenia
    Luis Rubio, B.S. ; Alfred Lee, M.D., Ph.D. ; David Banach, M.D., M.P.H., M.S.
    Hepatitis B Immunization in Pediatric Solid Organ Transplant Recipients
    Helena Evangeliou, MD ; Léna Coic, MD ; Adela Barbaros, MD ; Bruce Tapiero, MD ; Chantal Buteau, MD ; Fernando Alvarez, MD
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  • Readily-Available Antibiotic Formulations to Improve Outcomes in Cancer Outpatients with Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock: the “Sepsis STAT Pack”. 
    Jason Goldman, MD ; Amelia Gallaher, BS ; Rupali Jain, PharmD ; Zachary Stednick, MPH ; Manoj Menon, MD ; Stephen Schwartz, PhD ; Paul Pottinger, MD, FIDSA ; Corey Casper, MD, MPH, FIDSA
    Brincidofovir (BCV) for the Treatment of Adenovirus (AdV) Infection in Patients Receiving Liver Transplantation (LT)
    Diana F. Florescu, MD ; Michael Grimley, MD ; Eric Bourne, MS ; Greg Chittick, BSc ; Thomas Brundage, MS ; Herve Mommeja-Marin, MD ; Gabriela Maron, MD
    Voriconazole, but not Posaconazole, Exposures Are Significantly Decreased by Letermovir (MK-8228) Coadministration in Healthy Subjects
    William Marshall, MD ; Fang Liu, PhD ; Arne Van Schanke, PhD ; Joanna Udo De Haes, PhD ; Azra Hussaini, MD ; Heather Jordan, MD ; Melissa Drexel, BS ; Bhavna Kantesaria, PhD ; Candice Smith, PhD ; Christine Tsai, BS ; Carolyn Cho, PhD ; Radu Pop, PhD ; Karsten Menzel, PhD ; Ellen Hulskotte, PhD ; Joan Butterton, MD ; Eugene Marcantonio, MD/PhD
  • Marshall_IDWeek 2015_P1228.pdf (217.6 kB)
  • Extended interval dosing of aminoglycosides in renal transplant patients
    Arnold Decano, PharmD ; Tiffany Bias, PharmD, BCPS, AAHIVP ; Alden Doyle, MD, MPH ; Gregory Malat, PharmD, BCPS

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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.