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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

Aug 18, 2020

Clinical Performance and Impact of Accelerate Pheno for Gram-negative Bacteremia in Hospitalized Children
Clinical Therapeutics

Jun 29, 2020

Pharmacist-driven Implementation of Fast Identification and Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing Improves Outcomes for Patients with Gram-negative Bacteremia and Candidemia
Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy

May 28, 2020

Clinical Impact of Accelerate Pheno™ Rapid Blood Culture Detection System in Bacteremic Patients
Clinical Infectious Diseases

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