Key data presentations at ECCMID 2019 include:
Integrated Symposium Presentations
•“Update on acute bacterial skin and skin structure infection: current challenges and new therapeutic agents,” chaired by Javier Garau, M.D., Ph .D. (Saturday, April 13, 1:30 - 3:30 p.m., Hall D)
•“Light and shadows in the management of serious MDR G-negative infections,” chaired by Matteo Bassetti, M.D. (Monday, April 15, 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m., Hall F)
•Abstract No. 3623 (Sunday, April 14, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. CET, Exhibit Hall L): Development and Validation of a Risk Stratification Score for a Mixed Gram-Negative and Gram-Positive Infections among Patients Hospitalized with Skin and Skin Structure Infections in the U.S., Y. Tabek, BD.
•Abstract No. 8308 (Saturday, April 13, 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. CET, Paper Poster Area): Activity of meropenem-vaborbactam and single-agent comparators against KPC-producing Enterobacterales isolates from European countries (2016-2018) stratified by infection type, M. Castanheira, JMI Laboratories
•Abstract No. 2825 (Monday, April 15, 12:30 - 1:30 p.m. CET, Paper Poster Area): Multicenter Evaluation of Meropenem/Vaborbactam MIC Results for Enterobacteriaceae and Pseudomonas aeruginosa Using MicroScan Dried Gram-Negative MIC Panels, A. Harrington, Loyola University
•Abstract No. 4780 (Monday, April 15, 12:30 - 1:30 p.m. CET, Paper Poster Area): ETEST meropenem/vaborbactam for antimicrobial susceptibility testing of Enterobacterales and Pseudomonas aeruginosa: performance results from a multi-centre study, C. Anglade, bioMérieux, Inc.
•Abstract No. 7426 (Tuesday, April 16, 12:30 - 1:30 p.m. CET, Paper Poster Area): An FDA-approved study for an AST disc 510(k) submission: comparison of an oxoid AST disc to a predicate AST disc for meropenem-vaborbactam, N. Hunter, Thermo Fisher Scientific
•Abstract No. 6363 (Monday, April 15, 1:30 - 2:30 p.m. CET, Paper Poster Area): Delafloxacin tentative ECOFF values for common Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria, G. Menchinelli, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore
•Abstract No. 4151 (Monday, April 15, 1:30 - 2:30 p.m. CET, Paper Poster Area): Oritavancin Activity against Staphylococcus aureus Clinical Isolates Causing Serious Infections in Hospitalized Patients in Europe (2017-2018), C. Carvalhaes, JMI Laboratories