Poster Abstract Session:
144. Diagnostics: Biomarkers
Friday, October 6, 2017: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: Poster Hall CD

Tracks: Adult ID, Investigative ID, Pediatric ID, Trainee

Comparison of Inflammatory Markers between Adult and Pediatric Brucellosis Patients
Recep Tekin, Associate Professor; Fesih Aktar, MD; Celal Ayaz, Prof
  • poster IDWEEK.pdf (44.1 kB)
  • Impact of Procalcitonin (PCT)-Guided Antibiotic Therapy on Mortality in Critically Ill Patients: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of 18 Randomized Controlled Trials
    Dominique Pepper, MD MBChB; Junfeng Sun, PhD; Chanu Rhee, MD, MPH; Judith Welsh, BSN; John H. Powers III, MD; Robert L. Danner, MD; Sameer Kadri, MD
    Serial Procalcitonin Levels Correlate with Microbial Etiology in Hospitalized Patients with Pneumonia
    Pierre Ankomah, MD, PhD; Suzanne Mccluskey, MD; Michael Abers, MD; Benjamin Bearnot, MD; Shreya Patel, MD, MPH; Philipp Schuetz, MD, MPH; Victor Chiappa, MD; Kent Lewandrowski, MD; Jatin Vyas, MD, PhD, FIDSA; Michael Mansour, MD, PhD
    A Novel Host-protein Assay Accurately Distinguishes Bacterial From Viral Upper Respiratory Tract Infections
    Kfir Oved, PhD; Eran Eden, PhD; Chantal Van Houten, MD; Tanya Gottlieb, PhD; Roy Navon, MSc; Asi Cohen, PhD; Olga Boico, PhD; Meital Paz, BSc; Liat Etshtein, MD; Gali Kronenfeld, M.Sc.; Tom Friedman, MD; Ellen Bamberger, MD; Irina Chistyakov, MD; Israel Potasman, MD, FIDSA; Michal Stein, MD; Adi Klein, MD; Alain Gervaix, MD; Isaac Srugo, MD; Louis Bont, MD/PhD
    Biomarker-based Assessment of Urinary Tract Infection in Persons with Spinal Cord Injury
    M. David Mansouri, Ph.D.; Perumal Thiagarajan, MD; Dena Mansouri, B.S.; S. Ann Holmes, M.D.
    Serum Procalcitonin as a Marker for Infection in Patients with Acute Myocardial Infarction
    Itzhak Vitkon-Barkay, MD; Tsilia Lazarovitch, PhD; Dror Marchaim, MD; Hannah Segaloff, BS; Ronit Zaidenstein, M.D.; Sa’ar Minha, MD
     The prognostic importance of platelet indices in patients with Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever
    Firdevs Aksoy, Assistant Professor; Gürdal Yilmaz, Professor; Selcuk Kaya, Associate Professor; Süleyman Caner Karahan, Professor; Iftihar Koksal, Professor

    CME Credits: Maximum of 0.00 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

    Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. PDT, Wednesday Oct. 4th with the exception of research findings presented at the IDWeek press conferences.