Clinical and Therapeutic Aspects of Candidemia: A Five Year Single Centre Study

@inproceedings{Bassetti2015ClinicalAT,
  title={Clinical and Therapeutic Aspects of Candidemia: A Five Year Single Centre Study},
  author={Matteo Bassetti and Maria Merelli and Filippo Ansaldi and Daniela de Florentiis and Assunta Sartor and Claudio Scarparo and Astrid Callegari and Elda Righi and M{\'a}rcia E Lopes Consolaro},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2015}
}
BACKGROUND Candida is an important cause of bloodstream infections (BSI) in nosocomial settings causing significant mortality and morbidity. This study was performed to evaluate contemporary epidemiology, species distribution, antifungal susceptibility and outcome of candida BSI in an Italian hospital. METHODS All consecutive patients who developed candidemia at Santa Maria della Misericordia University Hospital (Italy) between January 2009 and June 2014 were enrolled in the study. RESULTS… CONTINUE READING