Poster Abstract Session:
228. Diagnostics: Bacteria and Mycobacteria
Saturday, October 6, 2018: 12:30 PM-1:45 PM
Room: S Poster Hall

Tracks: Pediatric ID, Adult ID

Rapid Identification and Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing Utilizing the Accelerate PhenoTM System for Gram-Negative Bloodstream Infections and its Potential Clinical Impact
Jack Schneider, MD; James Wood, MD; Bryan Schmitt, DO; Christopher Emery, MD, D.(ABMM); Thomas Davis, MD; Sarah Blevins, PharmD; Jon Hiles, PharmD; Armisha Desai, Pharm.D., BCPS; Justin Wrin, PharmD; John Manaloor, MD
Development of a Laboratory Stewardship Algorithm for Anaplasma phagocytophilum Polymerase Chain Reaction Testing
Melis Anahtar, MD, PhD; Vikram Pattanayak, MD, PhD; John Branda, MD; Marwan M. Azar, MD; Kc Coffey, MD, MPH; George Eng, MD, PhD; Joseph Rudolf, MD; Jason Baron, MD; Kent Lewandrowski, MD; Sarah Turbett, MD
  • IDweekPoster2018.pdf (2.6 MB)
  • Evaluation of Laser Light Scattering Technology in Rapid Diagnosis of Urinary Tract Infections in Children
    Ferdaus Hassan, PhD; Heather Bushnell, BS; Connie Taggart, MLS (ASCP); Caitlin Gibbs, MLS (ASCP); Steven Hiraki, MLS (ASCP); Ashley Formanek, MLS (ASCP); Megan Gripka, MLS (ASCP) SM; Rangaraj Selvarangan, PhD
    Reactivity and Specificity of a Research Use Only (RUO) Prototype of a Highly Multiplexed Sample-to-Answer PCR System for the Detection of Pathogens from Positive Blood Culture
    Jeremiah Antosch, BS; Usha Spaulding, MS; Jessica Stone, BS; Cameron Later, M.S.; Kerrin Koch, BS; Iryna Kavetska, B.S.; Han Ton, B.S.; Christine Alberti-Segui, Ph.D.; Anne Grange, B.S.; Caroline Dubost, B.S.; Margarita Rogatcheva, PhD
    A Prospective Pilot Evaluation of a Research Use Only (RUO) Prototype of a Highly Multiplexed Sample-to-Answer PCR System for the Detection of Pathogens from Positive Blood Culture
    Usha Spaulding, MS; Jessica Stone, BS; Kerrin Koch, BS; Jeremiah Antosch, BS; Matthew Jones, MS; Zhenmei Lu, MS; Toma Todorov, BS; Scott Kerr, PhD; Kristen Holmberg, MS; Margarita Rogatcheva, PhD
    The contribution of commensal bacteria on the severity of symptoms during the 2017-2018 influenza season
    Rohini Ramamoorthy, MD; Soujanya Thummathati, MD; Don Stalons, PhD MPH; Matthew Huff, Msc; Ali Hassoun, MD FIDSA FACP
    Development of a Meningococcal Serogroup B Serum Bactericidal Assay Using Fetal Bovine Serum
    Han Wool Kim, MD, PhD; Ji Hyen Lee, MD; Kyung-Hyo Kim, MD, PhD
    Implementation of Helicobacter pylori stool antigen testing in a large metropolitan centre: A prospective comparative diagnostic trial
    Evelyn Fong, MLT; Hong Nguyen, MLT; Sharon Kitt, MLT; Maggie Guo, BSc; Deana Sabuda, BSP; Christopher Naugler, MD; Deirdre Church, MD PhD; Dylan Pillai, MD, PhD
    Addressing pulmonary nocardiosis risk in immunocompromised patients: Development and validation of a commercially available PCR
    Emily Smith, MS; Katelyn Bartlett, MS; James Grantham, BS; Natalie Powell, BS; Michelle Altrich, PhD; Steve Kleiboeker, PhD; Mark Wissel, PhD
    Impact of Blood Culture Fill Volumes
    Ilan Berlinrut, MD; Aradhana Khameraj, RN, MSN, CIC; Rebecca Schwartz, PhD; Rehana Rasul, MA, MPH; Pranisha Gautam-Goyal, MD; Bruce Farber, MD; Prashant Malhotra, MBBS, FACP, FIDSA
    Performance of Pneumococcal Urinary Antigen Testing: Riding the Vaccination Waves?
    Anne-Marie Van Den Abeele, MD; Jos Van Acker, MD; Charlotte Verfaillie, PharmD; Lien Cattoir, MD
    Rapid, Point-of-care Diagnosis of Tuberculosis with Novel Truenat Assay: Cost-effectiveness and Budgetary Impact Analysis for India’s Public Sector
    David J. Lee, MPH; Nagalingeswaran Kumarasamy, MBBS, PhD; Stephen Resch, PhD, MPH; Gomathi N. Sivaramakrishnan, PhD; Kenneth Mayer, MD; Srikanth Tripathy, MBBS, MD; A. David Paltiel, PhD; Kenneth Freedberg, MD, MSc; Krishna P. Reddy, MD
    Susceptibility of Aerococcus urinae to Fluoroquinolones: Broth Microdilution and Gradient Diffusion
    Tammy Berteau, MD; France-Émilie Roy, MD; Julie Bestman-Smith, MD, PhD; Simon Grandjean Lapierre, MD; Jean Longtin, MD; Simon-Frédéric Dufresne, MD, FRCPC; Marc Christian Domingo, PhD; Jean-Michel Leduc, MD
  • Poster IDWeek FERoy.pdf (226.4 kB)
  • Evaluation of the BioFire® Pneumonia Panel in ICU Patients with Suspected Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia
    Alexandra Iannello, BSc; Caroline Dubost, B.S.; Christelle Weber, BSc; Christine Alberti-Segui, Ph.D.; Coralie Mousset, BSc; Christine Ginocchio, PhD MT; Margarita Rogatcheva, PhD; Olivier Barraud, Dr; Bruno François, MD; Virginie Moucadel, PhD; Javier Yugueros-Marcos, PhD
    Routine Use of Anaerobic Blood Cultures at Thammasat University Hospital, Thailand
    Nuntra Suwantarat, MD, D(ABMM); Anucha Apisarnthanarak, MD; Karen C. Carroll, MD, FIDSA
  • Final ID week 2018 .pdf (4.0 MB)
  • T-SPOT®.TB Test for Latent Tuberculosis Infection Diagnosis and Treatment Guidance in Thai Healthcare Professionals
    Thana Khawcharoenporn, M.D., M.Sc.; Waralee Aksornchindarat, B.Sc.; Napat Yodpinij, B.Sc.; Sopa Srisungngam, B.Sc.; Janisara Rudeeaneksin, B.Sc.; Supranee Bunchoo, B.Sc.; Wiphat Klayut, B.Sc.; Somchai Sangkitporn, M.D.; Benjawan Phetsuksiri, Ph.D.
    Implementation of the T2 Biosystems T2Bacteria Panel in a Level-One Trauma Center, Safety Net Hospital
    Caitlin Robinson, BS; Rebecca Jackson, MS; Angela Sauaia, MD, PhD; Mitchell Cohen, MD
    To Treat or Not To Treat: Does a More Sensitive and Specific Testing Methodology Make the Treatment Decision More Clear?
    Bakri Kulla, MD; Patrick Haggerty, MD; Shivanjali Shankaran, MD; Hadiza Galadima, PhD; Matthew Peworchik, NA
  • Poster ID Week 10-2018.pdf (367.8 kB)
  • Misidentification rate of Acinetobacter baumannii isolated from invasive infections in children
    Hyun Mi Kang, MD; Chan Jae Lee, MD; Hyeon Seung Lee, MD; Hyunju Lee, MD, PhD; Eun Hwa Choi, MD, PhD; Hoan Jong Lee, MD, PhD; Ki Wook Yun, MD, PhD

    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. 3rd with the exception of research findings presented at the IDWeek press conferences.