Filgrastim in patients with pneumonia and severe sepsis or septic shock.

@article{Wunderink2001FilgrastimIP,
  title={Filgrastim in patients with pneumonia and severe sepsis or septic shock.},
  author={Richard G Wunderink and Katherine Leeper and Roland Schein and Steve Nelson and Bennett P Deboisblanc and Nick Fotheringham and Emily Logan},
  journal={Chest},
  year={2001},
  volume={119 2},
  pages={523-9}
}
STUDY OBJECTIVES Evaluate the safety of filgrastim (recombinant methionyl human granulocyte colony-stimulating factor) administration, combined with standard therapy, in patients with pneumonia and either septic shock or severe sepsis who were receiving mechanical ventilation. DESIGN Multicenter, double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled study… CONTINUE READING