Associations of Antifungal Treatments With Prevention of Fungal Infection in Critically Ill Patients Without Neutropenia.

@article{Cortegiani2017AssociationsOA,
  title={Associations of Antifungal Treatments With Prevention of Fungal Infection in Critically Ill Patients Without Neutropenia.},
  author={Andrea Cortegiani and Vincenzo Russotto and Antonino Giarratano},
  journal={JAMA},
  year={2017},
  volume={317 3},
  pages={311-312}
}
Clinical Question Are antifungal agents associated with lower rates of mortality and invasive fungal infections when administered before definitive diagnosis of an invasive fungal infection in critically ill patients without neutropenia? Bottom Line Antifungal treatment administered prior to diagnosis of an invasive fungal infection is not associated with… CONTINUE READING