Poster Abstract Session:
132. Diarrhea Diagnostic Dilemmas
Friday, October 5, 2018: 12:30 PM-1:45 PM
Room: S Poster Hall

Tracks: Adult ID, Epidemiology and Infection Control, Pediatric ID

Ultrasensitive Detection of C. difficile Toxins in Stool Using Single Molecule Counting Technology: A Multicenter Study for Evaluation of Clinical Performance
Stephen Young, Ph.D. , D(ABMM); Ray Mills, BS; Christen Griego-Fullbright, BS(ASCP); Aaron Wagner, MS; Emily Herding, MS; Vickie Nordberg, MS; Emily Friedland, PhD; Amelita Bartolome, PhD; Anna Almazan, BS; Stanley Tam, MS; Sheryl Biscocho, MS; Salina Abusali, MS; Johanna Sandlund, MD, PhD; Joel Estis, MS; Jeffrey Bishop, PhD; Glen Hansen, PhD
Analytical Performance of an Ultrasensitive Immunoassay for Detection of Clostridium difficile Toxins in Stool
Amelita Bartolome, PhD; Anna Almazan, BS; Salina Abusali, MS; Stanley Tam, MS; Eric Lee, BS; Amogh Changavi, BS; Wendy Trinh, BS; Kent Chau, BS; Joel Estis, MS; Brian Noland, PhD; Jeffrey Bishop, PhD
  • 1089_IDWPOSTER.pdf (359.2 kB)
  • Algorithmic Release of Clostridium difficile PCR Results from a Multiplex Gastrointestinal (GI) Panel in Children < 3 years old
    Shaina Hecht, MD; Huanyu Wang, PhD; Kathy Everhart, B.S.; Monica I. Ardura, DO, MSCS; Amy Leber, PhD
    Single Molecule Counting Technology for Ultrasensitive Quantification of Clostridium difficile Toxins A and B
    Phoebe Katzenbach, BA; Gipshu Dave, MS; Ali Mukherjee, PhD; John Todd, PhD; Jeffrey Bishop, PhD; Johanna Sandlund, MD, PhD; Joel Estis, MS
  • 1093_IDWPOSTER.pdf (424.9 kB)
  • Performance of toxin enzyme immunoassays and PCR cycle threshold for differentiating Clostridium difficile infection from colonization in children with diarrhea
    Aakash Balaji, BS; Robyn Espinosa, MPH; Kathleen Todd, BS, MT(ASCP); Kerry Steed, Research Assistant; Larry Kociolek, MD, MSCI
    The Value of Hardwiring Diagnostic Stewardship in the Electronic Health Record: Electronic Ordering Restrictions for PCR-Based Rapid Diagnostic Testing of Diarrheal Illnesses
    Jasmine R Marcelin, MD; Charlotte Brewer, BSN; Micah Beachy, DO; Elizabeth Lyden, MS; Tammy Winterboer, PharmD; Lauren Hood, MS, BSN; Paul D. Fey, PhD; Trevor Van Schooneveld, MD, FACP

    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.