Candidaemia in a European Paediatric University Hospital: a 10-year observational study.


In this retrospective observational study covering 1998 to 2008, 32 patients (mean age: 7.50 years) were identified that had 35 episodes of candidaemia (0.47 cases/1000 hospital discharges). Cancer/allogeneic haematopoietic stem cell transplantation (43%) and congenital malformations/syndromes (21%) were the predominant underlying conditions. Central venous… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-0691.2011.03720.x


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