Poster Abstract Session:
237. Diagnostics - Novel Diagnostics
Saturday, October 7, 2017: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: Poster Hall CD


Presentations:
Rapid Detection of Pediatric Bacteriuria Using Narrow Angle Forward Laser Scattering Technology (NAFLST) with Bacterioscan
Adriana Cline, MD; Ravi Jhaveri, MD, FIDSA, FPIDS; Kara Levinson, PhD, MPH; Melissa Miller, PhD
Direct Detection and Quantification of Bacterial Cell-free DNA in Patients with Bloodstream Infection (BSI) Using the Karius Plasma Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) Test
Lisa Wanda, BS, BA; Felicia Ruffin, MSN, RN; Jonathan Hill-Rorie, BA; Desiree Hollemon, MSN, MPH; Hon Seng, BS; David Hong, MD; Tim Blauwkamp, PhD; Mickey Kertesz, PhD; Vance G. Fowler Jr., MD
Performance of the Karius Plasma Next Generation Sequencing Test in Determining the Etiologic Diagnosis of Febrile Neutropenia: Results from a Pilot Study
Esther Benamu, MD; Kiran Gajurel, MD; Jill N. Anderson, BA; Hon Seng, BS; Desiree Hollemon, MSN, MPH; David Hong, MD; Timothy A. Blawkamp, PhD; Mickey Kertesz, PhD; Heather Ishak, MS; Paul L. Bollyky, MD, PhD; Bruno C. Medeiros, MD; Steven Coutre, MD; Jose G. Montoya, MD, FIDSA; Stan Deresinski, MD, FIDSA
Evaluation of a Multiplex PCR Assay with Molecular Beacon Probes to Rapidly Detect Bacterial Pathogens Directly in Bronchial Alveolar Lavage (BAL) Samples from Patients with Hospital-Acquired Pneumonia (HAP)
Kalyan D. Chavda, PhD; Michael Satlin, MD, MS; Liang Chen, PhD; Bhakti Chavda, MS; Claudia Manca, PhD; Lars Westblade, PhD; Stephen G Jenkins, PhD; Thomas J. Walsh, MD; Barry N. Kreiswirth, PhD
A Novel Real Time PCR Assay for the Detection of Babesia microti in a Highly Endemic Area Using Luminex Aries System
Alamelu Chandrasekaran, PhD; Fan Zhang, MD; Ansamma Joseph, PhD; Maureen Bythrow, BS; Reeti Khare, Ph.D., D(ABMM); Stefan Juretschko, Ph.D., D(ABMM)
A novel diagnostic method for Malaria using loop mediated isothermal amplification (LAMP) and MinION nanopore sequencer
Kazuo Imai, M.D.; Norihito Tarumoto, M.D. PhD; Kazuhisa Misawa, M.D.; Takashi Murakam, M.D. PhD; Shigefumi Maesaki, M.D. PhD; Yutaka Suzuki, PhD; Junya Yamagishi, PhD; Takuya Maeda, M.D. PhD
Accelerating Time to Pathogen-adapted Antibiotic Treatment through Culture-independent Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing in Patients suffering from Sepsis
Matthias Karrasch, MD; Marco Bender, none; Jennifer Geraci, DiplBiol; Frank Brunkhorst, MD; Bettina Löffler, MD
T Cell Immunity Panel Measures CMV Specific CD4 and CD8 T Cell Responses
Cory B. Lutgen, BS; Linda Flebbe-Rehwaldt, PhD; Steve Kleiboeker, PhD; Stephanie Fausett, BS; Chrissy Cordes, BA; Jessica Rodgers, BS, MLS(ASCP); Kathie Steffens, BS, MA; Michelle Altrich, PhD
The DISCOVER Trial: Application of the Karius Plasma Next-Generation Sequencing Test for Pathogen Detection in Stem-Cell Transplant Patients
Monica Fung, MD, MPH; Hon Seng, BS; Desiree Hollemon, MSN, MPH; David Hong, MD; Tim Blauwkamp, PhD; Mickey Kertesz, PhD; Estelle Dolan, BS; Jamie Eng, BS; Kathy Wong, BS; Aaron Logan, MD, PhD; Peter Chin-Hong, MD
How can we do better? Experience of Hepatitis C Testing for Baby Boomers (1945-1965) in six primary care clinics
Benjamin Bluen, MD; Anna Kesaris, Research Assistant; Dagan Coppock, MD; Suzanne Boyle, MD; Edgar Chou, MD; Dong Heun Lee, MD
Impact of Clinical Pathway and Rapid Direct Influenza Polymerase Chain Reaction Test Introduction on Readmissions Among Non-hospitalized Children with Influenza-Like Illness
Yeh-Chung Chang, MD; Stefanie Yuen, MPH; Justine Shults, PhD; Ana Maria Cardenas, PhD, D(ABMM); Charles Branas, PhD; Kristen Feemster, MD, MPH, MSHP

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.