Oral Abstract Session:
216. The Fungus Among-us - Clinical Advances
Saturday, October 7, 2017: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
Room: 01AB

Tracks: Adult ID

Moderators:  Dimitrios P. Kontoyiannis, MD, ScD, PhD (Hon), FACP, FIDSA, FECMM, FAAM, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center and Michail Lionakis, M.D., Sc.D., National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

8:30 AM
Detecting Infections Rapidly and Easily for Candidemia Trial (DIRECT1): A Prospective, Multicenter Study of the T2Candida Panel
Cornelius J. Clancy, M.D.; Peter Pappas, MD; Jose Vazquez, MD, FACP, FIDSA; Marc A. Judson, MD; Ellis Tobin, MD, FIDSA; Dimitrios P. Kontoyiannis, MD, ScD, PhD (Hon), FACP, FIDSA, FECMM, FAAM; George R. Thompson, MD; Annette Reboli, MD; Kevin W. Garey, PharmD, M.S.; Richard N. Greenberg, MD, FIDSA; Luis Ostrosky-Zeichner, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA; Alan Wu, MD; G. Marshall Lyon III, MD; Senu Apewokin, MD; M. Hong Nguyen, MD; Angela Caliendo, MD, PhD, FIDSA
8:43 AM
Impact of Infectious Diseases Consultation on Mortality in Patients with Candidemia
Carlos Mejia, MD; Ryan Kronen, B.A.; Charlotte Lin, MD; Kevin Hsueh, MD; William G. Powderly, MD, FIDSA; Andrej Spec, MD
8:56 AM
Breath-Based Diagnosis of Invasive Mucormycosis (IM)
Seena Koshy, PhD; Nour Ismail, MD; Carmen Leon Astudillo, MD; Christina Mallarino Haeger, MD; Obadah Aloum, MBBS; Mahesh Thalavitiya Acharige, PhD; Dimitrios Farmakiotis, MD, FACP; Lindsey R. Baden, MD; Francisco M. Marty, MD, FIDSA; Dimitrios P. Kontoyiannis, MD, ScD, PhD (Hon), FACP, FIDSA, FECMM, FAAM; Laura Fredenburgh, MD; Sophia Koo, MD, FIDSA
9:22 AM
Catheter-free period over 2 days is associated with better outcome in catheter-related bloodstream infection due to candida
Takahiro Matsuo, MD; Nobuyoshi Mori, MD; Eri Hoshino, MPA, MPhil; Aki Sakurai, MD; Keiichi Furukawa, MD, FSHEA
9:35 AM
Prevalence of and Factors Associated with Clostridium difficile Co-infection Among Patients with Candidemia, United States, 2014–2016.
Sharon Tsay, MD; Kaitlin Benedict, MPH; Zintars G. Beldavs, MS; Monica M. Farley, MD, FIDSA; Lee H. Harrison, MD; William Schaffner, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA; Taryn Gerth, MPH; Tom Chiller, MD, MPH; Snigdha Vallabhaneni, MD, MPH
9:48 AM
Routine Cryptococcal Antigen Screening in Solid Organ Transplant Recipients: Is it Time to Save Lives and Money?
Ige George, MD; Radha Rajasingham, MD; William G. Powderly, MD, FIDSA; David Boulware, MD, MPH

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

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