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October 3-7, 2018    |    San Francisco, CA    |    Booth 1011

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.

IDWeek™ 2018
Dates: October 3-7, 2018

Location: George R. Moscone Convention Center, San Francisco, CA
Booth:  1011

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Impact of Accelerate Pheno™ Rapid Blood Culture Detection System on Laboratory and Clinical Outcomes in Bacteremic Patients

IDWeek™ 2018 | San Francisco, CA

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Saturday, October 6, 2018 at 11:00 am


Presented by: Ryan Dare, MD
Assistant Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases and Internal Medicine
University of Arkansas School for Medical Sciences

Authors: Ryan Dare, Kelsey McCain, Katherine Lusardi, Kay Daniels, Jacob Painter, Mrinmayee Lakkad, Nicole Emery, Eric Rosenbaum and J Ryan Bariola

Abstracts and Presentations

Impact of the Accelerate Pheno™ System Rapid Blood Culture Detection on Laboratory and Clinical Outcomes in Bacteremic Patients
Institution: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Presented by: Dare et al.


1986 – Rapid Identification and Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing Utilizing the Accelerate Pheno™ System for Gram-Negative Bloodstream Infections and its Potential Clinical Impact
Institution: Indiana University School of Medicine
Presented by: Jack Schneider, James Wood, Bryan Schmitt, Christopher Emery, Thomas Davis, Sarah Blevins, Jon Hiles, Armisha Desai, Justin Wrin, and John Manaloor


2024 – Modeled Impact of Rapid Diagnostics on the Treatment of Gram-negative Bacteremia at a Tertiary-Care VA Medical Center
Institution: Louis Stokes Cleveland Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Presented by: Dustin Freshwater, Usha Stiefel, Federico Perez, Ukwen Akpoji, Amy Hirsch, Christopher Burant, Maria Navas, and Sharanie Sims


2075 – The Hypothetical Impact of Accelerate Pheno on Time to Appropriate Therapy (TTAT) and Time to Optimal Therapy (TTOT) in an Institution with an Established Antimicrobial Stewardship Program & Rapid Genotypic Organism/Resistance Marker Identification.
Institution: Detroit Medical Center
Presented by: Christopher Cooper, Oryan Henig, Keith Kaye, Noman Hussain, Zara Hussain, Kathryn Deeds, Hossein Salimnia, Paul Lephart, Umar Hayat, Jinit Patel, and Jason M. Pogue


2077 – Assessment of the clinical impact of rapid identification with same-day phenotypic antimicrobial susceptibility testing (Accelerate Pheno™ system) on the management of bloodstream infections in adult patients with antibiotic stewardship intervention: A retrospective observational study
Institution: University Hospital of Cologne
Presented by: Kathrin Ehren, Arne Meißner, Nathalie Jazmati, Julia Ertel, Norma Jung, J. Janne Vehreschild, Martin Hellmich, and Harald Seifert


2070 – Antibiotic Therapy Effects on Enterobacteriaceae Detection Directly from Blood: Pilot Study Implications for Future Clinical Trial Design
Institution: Denver Health and Hospital Authority, University of Colorado, and Accelerate Diagnostics, Inc.
Presented by: A. Irwin, S. Giddins, I. Yushkevich, A. Jeffers, M. Barron, N. Madinger, M. Fuchs, S. Kim, S. Metzger, C. Price

Recent Publications

Sep 19, 2018

Impact of Accelerate Pheno™ system Rapid Blood Culture Detection System on Laboratory and Clinical Outcomes in Bacteremic Patients
IDWeek 2018

Aug 30, 2018

Performance and diagnostic accuracy of Accelerate Pheno™ system on clinical blood cultures in diagnosis of bacteremia
Swiss Society for Microbiology

Jun 11, 2018

Using Implementation Science for Fast Phenotypic Diagnostic for Bloodstream Infections and Antimicrobial Stewardship
AHA Leadership Summit

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