Echinocandine bei invasiven Candida-Infektionen

@article{Glckner2008EchinocandineBI,
  title={Echinocandine bei invasiven Candida-Infektionen},
  author={Andreas Gl{\"o}ckner and Oliver Andreas Cornely},
  journal={Medizinische Klinik},
  year={2008},
  volume={103},
  pages={397-405}
}
ZusammenfassungInvasive Mykosen werden auf der Intensivstation hauptsächlich durch Arten der Gattung Candida verursacht und treten zumeist als Candidämie auf. Trotz verbesserter therapeutischer Möglichkeiten in den letzten 2 Jahrzehnten ist die Letalität der invasiven Candidiasis mit 20–50% weiterhin hoch. Seit Anfang des Jahrtausends steht mit den Echinocandinen eine weitere Klasse von Antimykotika zur Verfügung, deren Wirkspektrum die klinisch relevanten Spezies von Candida und Aspergillus… Expand
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