Poster Abstract Session:
137. Adult CNS Infection
Friday, October 6, 2017: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: Poster Hall CD

Tracks: Adult ID, Investigative ID, Trainee

Are New Biomarkers Useful in the Diagnosis of Meningitis in Adults?
Firdevs Aksoy, Assistant Professor; Gürdal Yilmaz, Professor; Nurten Nur Aydin, Assistant doctor; Selcuk Kaya, Associate Professor; Süleyman Caner Karahan, Professor; Iftihar Koksal, Professor
Epidemiology, Outcomes and Prognosis of Central Nervous System Infections in Singapore. Preliminary results from The Singapore Neurologic Infections Programme (SNIP)
Fu Zi Yvonne Chan, MB BChir, MRCP, M. Med (Internal Medicine); Limin Wijaya, MBBS (Melb), MRCP (UK), DTM&H (Liverpool); Kevin Tan, BMBS, MRCP(UK), FAMS (Neurology); Monica Chan, MBBS; Derek Soon, BA(Cantab); Conversion to MA, MB BChir (Cantab), PhD in Neuroscience; Say-Tat Ooi, MD; Humaira Shafi, MBBS, ABIM; Mon Soe Ei, M.B., B.S n M.Sc biomed.; Eng Eong Ooi, PhD; Jenny Low, MBBS, M.Med (Internal Medicine), MRCP (Internal Med), MPH
Achieving optimal specialty cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) testing: Are electronic medical record order sets helpful?
Jessica I. Abrantes-Figueiredo, MD; Virginia M. Bieluch, MD, FIDSA; Michael D. Nailor, PharmD, BCPS (AQ-ID)
Brain abscess risk associated with genotypic polymorphism of the matrix metalloproteinase-1, 2, 3 and 9 in North Indian population
Priyanka Mishra, MSc; Kashi Nath Prasad, MD; Kamini Singh, PhD; Rabi Narayan Sahu, MS; Swayam Prakash, PhD; Bal K Ojha, MS
  • Priyanka Mishra_1008.pdf (1.1 MB)
  • The etiologies and clinical characteristics of patients hospitalized with an acute febrile illness and central nervous system sydromes in Indonesia
    Abu Tholib Aman, MSc, PhD, SpMK (K); Muhammad Hussein Gasem, Dr., PhD, SpPD-KPTI; Emiliana Tjitra, MSc, PhD; Bachti Alisjahbana, PhD, SpPD-KPTI; Herman Kosasih, MD, PhD; Ketut Tuti Merati, SpPD-KPTI; Mansyur Arif, SpPK; Muhammad Karyana, MD, M.Kes; Pratiwi Sudarmono, PhD, SpMK(K); Suharto Suharto, MPdk, DTMH, SpPD-KPTI; Vivi Lisdawati, M.SI, Apt; Aaron Neal, PhD; Sophia Siddiqui, MPH
    Viral Infections of the Central Nervous System in Qatar: epidemiology, pathogenesis and clinical outcomes
    Fatma Ben Abid, MD; Mohammed Abukhattab, MD; Obada Salameh, MD; Ahmed Gohar, MD; Muna Al Masalmani, MD CABMS, MSc- HCM- RCSI, Program Director Fellowship Infectious Diseases; Abdullatif Al-Khal, MD senior consultant; Adeel Butt, MD, MS
  • Poster_Abid.pdf (788.1 kB)
  • Acute Flaccid Myelitis Cases Presenting During a Spike in Respiratory Enterovirus D68 Circulation: Case Series From a Single Pediatric Referral Center.
    Samia Naccache, PhD; Jeffery Bender, MD; Jay Desai, MD; Tam Van, PhD; Lindsay Meyers, B.S BIOLOGY; Jay Jones, MS; Kanokporn Mongkolrattanothai, MD; Jennifer Dien Bard, Ph.D
    Hearing Loss in Cryptococcal Meningitis Survivors
    Sarah Lofgren, MD; Martha Montgomery, MD, MHS; Nathan Yueh, BA; Alice Namudde, Nursing; Joshua Rhein, MD; Mahsa Abassi, DO; Abdu Musubire, MMed; David Meya, PhD; David Boulware, MD, MPH
    Infectious Causes and Infectious Mimics of Acute Encephalitis: a Prospective Study from Thailand
    Benjawan Skulsujirapa, M.D.; Supaporn Wacharapluesadee, Ph.D.; Sininat Petcharat, B.Sc.; Thiravat Hemachudha, M.D., FACP; Abhinbhen Saraya Wasontiwong, M.D.; Opass Putcharoen, M.D., M.Sc.
  • ID Week Poster.pdf (527.4 kB)
  • Meningitis in the Kaiser Permanente Northern California (KPNC) Pediatric Population 2012 through 2016 and Its Association with Prior Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
    Victoria Chu, MD; Diane Carpenter, MPH; Debbie Postlethwaite, RNP, MPH; Kathleen Harriman, PhD, MPH; Carol Glaser, DVM, MPVM, MD
  • Meningitis.pdf (1.1 MB)
  • Implementation of In-house PCR Testing for Herpes Simplex Virus Encephalitis: Impact on Patient Acyclovir Exposure
    Ronald Beaulieu III, MD; Katie Veron, MD; Diana Hamer, PhD; Catherine O'Neal, MD; Hollis O'neal, M.D., M.Sc.
    A Primary Amebic Meningoencephalitis Case Associated with Rafting on an Artificial Whitewater River
    Jennifer Cope, MD, MPH; Jennifer Murphy, PhD; Amy Kahler, MS; Daniel Gorbett, MD; Ibne Ali, PhD; Brandi Taylor, BA; Lisa Corbitt, MS; Shantanu Roy, MS; Nicole Lee, MPH; Dawn Roellig, MS, PhD; Scott Brewer, MPH, RS; Vincent Hill, PhD
  • 272452-Cope-PAM-REV3.pdf (2.6 MB)
  • Lyme Disease in Hispanics in Long Island, New York: A New Health Disparity in the U.S.
    Teresa Khoo, MD; Amy Spallone, MD; Audun Lier, MD, MPH; Yasin Abul, MD; Anna-Marie Wellins, DNP; Fredric Weinbaum, MD; Benjamin Luft, MD, FIDSA; Luis A. Marcos, MD, MPH
  • Lyme Hispanics.pdf (10.0 MB)
  • Varicella Zoster Virus Neurovasculitis (VZV-NV) in the Setting of Autoantibodies to Interferon alpha (anti-IFNα)
    Rahila Ansari, MD, MS; Christa Zerbe, MD; Andrea Lisco, MD, PhD; Lindsey Rosen, BS; Steven Holland, MD; Robert A. Bonomo, MD

    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.