Oral Abstract Session:
133. Diagnostics and Why They Matter
Friday, October 6, 2017: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Room: 05AB

Tracks: Trainee, Investigative ID, Epidemiology and Infection Control, Adult ID

Moderators:  Jean Patel, PhD, D(ABMM), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Jeannette Guarner, MD, Emory University

10:30 AM
Direct Detection and Identification of Prosthetic Joint Pathogens in Synovial Fluid (SF) by Metagenomic Shotgun Sequencing
Morgan Ivy, BS; Matthew Thoendel, MD, PhD; Patricio Jeraldo, PhD; Kerryl Greenwood-Quaintance, MS; Arlen D. Hanssen, MD; Matthew Abdel, MD; Nicholas Chia, PhD; Janet Yao, PhD; Aaron Tande, M.D.; Jayawant Mandrekar, PhD; Robin Patel, MD, FIDSA, D(ABMM)
10:45 AM
Clinical Impact of Two Different Multiplex Respiratory Panel Assays on Management of Hospitalized Children aged 24 months
Ferdaus Hassan, PhD; Brian Lee, MPH, PhD; Jennifer Goldman, MD; Mary Anne Jackson, MD, FIDSA, FPIDS; Rangaraj Selvarangan, PhD
11:00 AM
Clinical Yield of Routine Use of Molecular Testing for Adult Outpatients with Diarrhea
Stephen Clark, MD; Michael Sidlak, MS; Amy Mathers, MD; Melinda Poulter, PhD; James Platts-Mills, MD
11:15 AM
Enteropathogen Detection in Children with Diarrhoea and/or Vomiting: A Cohort Study Comparing Rectal Flocked Swabs and Stool Specimens
Stephen Freedman, MDCM, MSc; Alberto Nettel-Aguirre, PhD; Jianling Xie, MD, MPH; Bonita Lee, MD MSc FRCPC; Linda Chui, PhD; Xiao-Li Pang, PhD; Ran Zhuo, PhD; Brendon Parsons, PhD; James Dickinson, MBBS; Otto G. Vanderkooi, MD; Samina Ali, MDCM; Lara Osterreicher, RN; Karen Lowerison, AHT; Phillip Tarr, MD, FIDSA
11:30 AM
Rapid phenotypic antibiotic susceptibility testing through RNA detection
Roby Bhattacharyya, MD PhD; Jamin Liu, BS; Peijun Ma, PhD; Nirmalya Bandyopadhyay, PhD; Jonathan Livny, PhD; Deborah Hung, MD PhD

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

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