Oral Abstract Session:
42. Coming Soon to a Bloodstream Near You
Thursday, October 27, 2016: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Room: 275-277

Learning Objectives:


Tracks: Adult ID

Moderators:  Vance G. Fowler Jr., MD, Duke University Medical Center and Cesar Arias, MD, PhD, FIDSA, University of Texas McGovern Medical School at Houston

10:30 AM
Comparison of Medical and Surgical Treatment for Prosthetic Valve Endocarditis: A Propensity Score-Adjusted Study
Nabin Shrestha, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Shailee Shah, MD ; Syed Hussain, MD ; Gosta Pettersson, MD, PhD ; Amy Nowacki, PhD ; Steven Gordon, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA
10:45 AM
Prosthetic Valve Endocarditis (PVE) Caused by Bartonella henselae: A Case Report of Molecular Methods to Diagnose and Inform Non-surgical Management
Patricia Bartley, MD ; Emmanouil Angelakis, MD, PhD ; Didier Raoult, MD, PhD ; Rangarajan Sampath, PhD ; Robert A. Bonomo, MD ; Robin Jump, MD, PhD
11:00 AM
Empiric Linezolid Treatment is Associated With Adverse Short-Term Outcomes in Patients With Linezolid-Resistant Staphylococcus epidermidis Bloodstream Infections
Stephanie a. Folan, PharmD ; Frank P. Tverdek, PharmD ; Jeffrey J. Tarrand, MD, MS ; Samuel a. Shelburne, MD, PhD ; Issam Raad, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Victor E. Mulanovich, MD ; Kayleigh R. Marx, PharmD ; Samuel L. Aitken, PharmD
11:15 AM
The "Skip Phenomenon" in Blood Culture Positivity in Patients with Staphylococcus aureus Bacteremia: Description of a Previously Undescribed Clinical Entity
Justin Fiala, MD ; Bharath Raj Palraj, MBBS ; Muhammad R. Sohail, MD, FIDSA ; Brian Lahr, MS ; Larry M. Baddour, MD, FIDSA
11:30 AM
Risk of Cardiac Device-Associated Infection in Bacteremic Patients is Species-Specific: Results from a 10 Year Prospective Cohort
Stacey Maskarinec, MD, PhD ; Joshua T. Thaden, MD, PhD ; Felicia Ruffin, RN, MSN ; Vance G Fowler Jr, MD, MHS
11:45 AM
Previous Daptomycin Exposure Predicts Daptomycin Non-Susceptible Enterococcus faecium Bloodstream Infections in Adult Leukemia Patients
Adam J. Dipippo, PharmD ; Frank P. Tverdek, PharmD ; Jeffrey J. Tarrand, MD, MS ; Jose M. Munita, MD ; Cesar Arias, MD, PhD, FIDSA ; Samuel a. Shelburne, MD, PhD ; Truc T. Tran, PharmD ; Samuel L. Aitken, PharmD

CME Credits: No CME credit is offered for this session.

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