ECCMID 2018 | Events

Join us at ECCMID 2018

April 21–24, 2018    |    Madrid, Spain    |    Booth 12

Experience the technology through our interactive demonstration and learn about the reporting features of Accelerate Pheno™ System. See the instrument and user interface in action and schedule a one-on-one meeting with key team members.


28th ECCMID (European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases).
Dates: April 21-24, 2018
Location: IFEMA – Feria de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Booth: 12
Social Media: #ECCMID2018
Event Website: www.eccmid.org


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See last year’s event ECCMID 2017

Best Practices in Management of Hospitalized Patients with Bacteremia: Integrating Diagnostics, Sepsis Protocols and Antimicrobial Stewardship
Where:

Hall L

When:

Monday, 23 April
09:00 – 11:00


CHAIR:
Prof. Stefania Stefani
University of Catania,
Catania – Italy
CO-CHAIR:
Prof. Djillali Annane
AP-HP Hôpital Raymond Poincaré,
Garches – France
ESCMID CHAIR:
Prof. Jordi Rello
Vall d’Hebron Barcelona Campus Hospital,
Barcelona – Spain

9:00 - 9:05
Presentation of Symposium Program and Speakers

Presented by Prof. Stefania Stefani, Prof. Djillali Annane
Chair & Co-Chair

9:05 - 9:25
Challenges of Antibiotic Stewardship in the Critically Ill

Presented by Prof. Jan De Waele
Ghent University, Ghent - Belgium

9:25 - 9:45
Individualized Antibiotic Therapy in Critical Care

Presented by Prof. Fabio Taccone
ULB – Hôpital Erasme, Brussels - Belgium

9:45 - 9:55
Q&A

9:55 - 10:20
Case Studies in Bacteremia, Sepsis and Septic Shock

Presented by Dr. Claire Thomas
Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Basingstoke – UK

10:20 - 10:30
Q&A

10:30 - 10:50
Critical Need to Develop Susceptibility Testing Capacity in Clinical Laboratories

Presented by Dr. Romney Humphries
Accelerate Diagnostics, Tucson - USA

10:50 - 11:00
Final Q&A

Learn about
Best Practices in Management of Hospitalized Patients with Bacteremia: Integrating Diagnostics, Sepsis Protocols and Antimicrobial Stewardship

Monday, April 23rd – 9:00h to 11:00h
Hall: L
Diagnostic accuracy of Accelerate Pheno™ system on antimicrobial susceptibility test in comparison to broth microdilution method
Author(s): Tianyan Song, Tor Monsen
ePoster viewing #E0126

Session: MDR – XDR – PDR Gram-negatives
Association between identification and antibiotics susceptibility testing with Accelerate Pheno™ system and the antimicrobial management of patients with severe sepsis from the Hospital Universitario de La Princesa
Author(s): Nelly Daniela Zurita Cruz, Laura Llorca, Sara Gómez de Frutos, Tamara Soler Maniega, María Carmen De las Cuevas, Laura Cardeñoso
Date: 04-21
Time: 16:54 – 16:59
Location: ePoster Arena 3
ePoster viewing #O0276

Session: Novel experience in diagnosing bloodstream infection pathogens
Performance of the Accelerate Pheno™ system with five new antimicrobials for Enterobacteriaceae tested directly from positive blood cultures
Presented by: Shelley Campeau, PhD, D(ABMM)
Author(s): Dulini Gamage, Niels Oppermann, Andrew Ghusson, Aaron Sikorski, Jesse Posey, Lindsey O’Heron, Justin Towne, 

Date: 04-22
Time: 12:18 – 12:28
Location: HALL H
View Oral Presentation #O0403

Session: Rapid antimicrobial susceptibility testing – state of the art
Assessing the clinical impact of rapid pathogen identification (ID) and antimicrobial susceptibility testing (AST) provided by the Accelerate Pheno™ system at Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (HHFT)
Author(s): Stephen Peter Kidd, Stephen Poole, Nathan Moore, Christina Petridou, Kordo Saeed, Claire Thomas, Nick Cortes, Nicki Hutchinson
Date: 04-23
Time: 12:00 – 12:05
Location: ePoster Arena 2
ePoster viewing #O0749

Session: Rapid antimicrobial susceptibility testing – what can we expect?
Comparative evaluation of Accelerate Pheno™ system and Vitek 2 systems for rapid antibiotic susceptibility testing of pathogens in positive blood cultures
Author(s): Giulia De Angelis, Teresa Spanu, Tiziana D’Inzeo, Giulia Menchinelli, Patrizia Posteraro, Gabriella Parisi, Maurizio Sanguinetti, Brunella Posteraro
Location: Paper Poster Arena
View Paper poster #P1788

Session: Rapid antimicrobial susceptibility testing
Comparison of Accelerate (AXDX) BC Pheno™ system test results from Gram-negative bacilli (GNB) parallel-seeded to FA-plus blood culture bottles (BCB) incubated in bioMerieux BacT/Alert-3D and VirtuO systems
Author(s): Barbara M. Willey, Anthony Oppedisano, Ebuka Osuji, Yaroslav Sokolskyy, Mustafa Al-Ani, Herman Ng, Aimee Paterson, Pauline Lo, Tony Mazzulli, Susan Poutanen
Location: Paper Poster Arena
View Paper poster #P1791

Session: Rapid antimicrobial susceptibility testing
Accelerating time-to-pathogen-adapted antibiotic treatment through subculture-independent phenotypic AST in patients suffering from sepsis
Author(s): Matthias Karrasch, Marco Bender, Jennifer Geraci, Jürgen Rödel, Frank Martin Brunkhorst, Bettina Löffler
Location: Paper Poster Arena
View Paper poster #P1796

Session: Rapid antimicrobial susceptibility testing
Comparison of the Accelerate Pheno™ system with the conventional methods for the identification and antimicrobial susceptibility testing of positive blood cultures
Author(s): Mirko Buttrini, Adriana Calderaro, Monica Martinelli, Silvia Covan, Sara Montecchini, Alberto Ruggeri, Maria Cristina Arcangeletti, Flora De Conto, Carlo Chezzi
Location: Paper Poster Arena
View Paper poster #P1937

Session: Diagnostic approaches in bacterial bloodstream infection
Evaluation of the Accelerate Pheno™ system for the diagnosis of bloodstream infections (BSIs) in bacterial bloodstream infection
Author(s): Giuseppe Giuliani, Marina Re, Luisa Re, Cristina Rescaldani, Lora Manolia, Roberto Ottaviano
Location: Paper Poster Arena
View Paper poster #P1944

Session: Diagnostic approaches in bacterial bloodstream infection
Evaluation of Accelerate Pheno™ system, a rapid identification and antibiotic susceptibility testing (AST) system, in the Hospital Universatario de la Princesa
Author(s): Nelly Daniela Zurita Cruz, Laura Llorca, Sara Gómez de Frutos, Belén Fernández-Caso, Tamara Soler Maniega, María Carmen De las Cuevas, Laura Cardeñoso
Location: Paper Poster Arena
View Paper poster #P1949

Session: Diagnostic approaches in bacterial bloodstream infection
Accelerate Pheno™ system test: the experience of the microbiology and virology laboratory – San Camillo Hospital – Rome
Author(s): Paola Maria Placanica, Gabriella Parisi, Bruno Mariani, Rosa Maria Oliverio, Mariarosa Gaudio, Daniela Orazi
Location: Paper Poster Arena
View Paper poster #P1951

Session: Diagnostic approaches in bacterial bloodstream infection

Recent Publications

Feb 21, 2018

Performance of the Accelerate Pheno™ system for identification and antimicrobial susceptibility testing of a panel of multidrug-resistant Gram-negative bacilli directly from positive blood cultures

Feb 01, 2018

Multicenter Evaluation of the Accelerate PhenoTest™ BC Kit for Rapid Identification and Phenotypic Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing Using Morphokinetic Cellular Analysis.

Oct 20, 2017

Analytical Performance Characteristics of the Accelerate PhenoTM system for Pathogen Identification and Susceptibility Testing for Gram-negative Bacteremia and Candidemia
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