Ana Maria Cardenas, Ph.D., D(ABMM)

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Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

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Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA 19104
BS (Microbiology)
Universidad de Los Andes, Bogota, Colombia, 2005.
Ph.D. (Biomedical Sciences)
Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, 2012.
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Selected Publications

S. Montgomery, K. Roman, L. Ngyuen, A.M. Cardenas, J. Knox, E.H. Graf: Prospective evaluation of light scatter technology paired with MALDI-TOF mass spectrometry for rapid diagnosis of urinary tract infections. Journal of Clinical Microbiology 55(6): 1802-11, June 2017.

Erlinda Ulloa, Erin Graf, Ana Maria Cardenas, Michael Silverman, Eimear Kitt: Malaria Trojan Horse: A case of mixed-species malaria infection. Poster presentation at European Society for Pediatric Infectious Diseases Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA May 2017 Notes: Poster Presentation.

B. Allen, C. Burlingame, E. Ware, E. Ornstein, M. Elkan, K. Chiotos, M. Dunn, A.M. Cárdenas: Implementation of A Value-Based Approach To Respiratory Viral Testing 33rd Clinical Virology Symposium, Savannah, GA May 2017 Notes: Poster Presentation.

Danielle Fortuna, Ana María Cárdenas, Erin H. Graf, Larry A. Harshyne, D. Craig Hooper, John Shields, and Mark T. Curtis: Human parechovirus and enterovirus initiate distinct CNS innate immune responses: pathogenic and diagnostic implications. Journal of Clinical Virology 86: 39-45, Jan 2017.

Erin Graf, Maria Victoria Farquharson, and Ana Maria Cardenas: Comparative evaluation of the FilmArray meningitis/encephalitis molecular panel in a pediatric population. Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease 87(1): 92-94, Jan 2017.

Simpao AF, Ahumada LM, Larru B, Cárdenas AM, Metjian T, Sullivan KV, Galvez J, Desai B, Rehman M, Gerber JF: Design and implementation of a visual analytics electronic antibiogram within an electronic health record system at a tertiary pediatric hospital. Applied Clinical Informatics 2017.

Jacqueline Gofshteyn, Ana María Cárdenas, and David Bearden: Treatment of chronic enterovirus encephalitis with fluoxetine in a patient with X-linked agammaglobulinemia. Pediatric Neurology 64: 94-98, Nov 2016.

Yeh-Chung Chang, Justine Shults, Ana Maria Cardenas, Charles Branas, Kristen Feemster : Impact of a Clinical Pathway and Rapid Direct Influenza Polymerase Chain Reaction Test Introduction on Appropriate Testing and Treatment Among Nonhospitalized Children With Influenza-Like Illness. (ID week), New Orleans, LA October 2016 Notes: Poster Presentation.

Rana F. Hamdy, Ella Magun, Shikha Saxena, Ana Maria Cardenas, Brian T. Fisher: Bloodstream Infections in Children Following Solid Organ Transplantation. (ID week),New Orleans, LA October 2016 Notes: Poster Prentation.

Mitchell, SL, Kajon AE, Summer KJ, Kim J, Cárdenas AM: An Unusual Case of Disseminated Adenovirus Infection in a Cystic Fibrosis, Liver Transplant Patient Journal of Clinical Virology 81: 64-67, Aug 2016.

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