Oral Abstract Session:
029. Identification, Treatment, and Prevention of Pediatric Bacterial Pathogens
Thursday, October 5, 2017: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
Room: 05AB

Tracks: Pediatric ID, Investigative ID, Adult ID

Moderators:  Kathryn Edwards, MD, FIDSA, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and Kathleen A. McGann, MD, Duke University Medical Center

8:30 AM
The association of molecular characteristics, vancomycin MIC and clinical outcomes in methicillin-susceptible Staphylococcus aureus osteoarticular infections in children.
Jonathon McNeil, MD; Jesus G. Vallejo, MD, FIDSA; Louie Rosas, BS; Edward O. Mason Jr., PhD, FIDSA; Sheldon L. Kaplan, MD, FIDSA; Kristina G. Hulten, PhD
8:45 AM
Impact of Vancomycin Serum Trough Concentrations and Vancomycin AUC/MIC on Vancomycin Response, In-Hospital Outcomes and Acute Kidney Injury in Pediatric Staphylococcus aureus Pneumonia
Jonathon McNeil, MD; Louie Rosas, BS; Kristina Hulten, PhD; Edward O. Mason Jr., PhD, FIDSA; Sheldon L. Kaplan, MD, FIDSA
9:00 AM
Comparative Effectiveness of Beta-lactams Versus Azithromycin for Treatment of Outpatient Pediatric Community-Acquired Pneumonia
Lori Handy, MD, MSCE; Jeffrey S. Gerber, MD, PhD; Matthew Bryan, PhD; Theoklis Zaoutis, MD, MSCE; Kristen Feemster, MD, MPH, MSHP
9:15 AM
Comprehensive detection of pathogens in immunocompromised children with bloodstream infections by next-generation sequencing
Kazuhiro Horiba, MD; Jun-Ichi Kawada, MD, PhD; Yusuke Okuno, MD, PhD; Nobuyuki Tetsuka, M.D.; Takako Suzuki, MD; Shotaro Ando, MD, PhD; Yasuko Kamiya, MD, PhD; Yuka Torii, MD, PhD; Tetsuya Yagi, M.D., Ph.D.; Yoshiyuki Takahashi, MD, PhD; Yoshinori Ito, MD, PhD
9:30 AM
Passive Immunization with Anti-Pertussis Toxin Humanized Monoclonal Antibody Mitigates Clinical Signs of Pertussis Infection in Newborn Baboons
Jennifer Maynard, Ph.D.; Annalee Nguyen, Ph.D.; Roman Wolf, DVM; James Papin, DMV; Sheila Connelly, PhD; Michael Kaleko, MD, PhD
9:45 AM
Epidemiology and Trends of Pertussis among Infants — United States, 2000–2015
Catherine Bozio, PhD, MPH; Tami Skoff, MS; Tracy Pondo, MSPH; Jennifer Liang, DVM

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

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