Invasive candidiasis and candidemia: new guidelines.

  title={Invasive candidiasis and candidemia: new guidelines.},
  author={Francesco Giuseppe de Rosa and Silvia Garazzino and Daniela C. Pasero and Giovanni di Perri and V. Marco Ranieri},
  journal={Minerva anestesiologica},
  volume={75 7-8},
Invasive candidiasis (IC) includes candidemia, disseminated candidiasis with deep organ involvement, endocarditis and meningitis. IC has an attributable mortality of 40% to 50% and is increasingly reported in intensive care units (ICUs). Candida albicans and non-albicans strains are both responsible for infections in ICUs, where empirical and targeted… CONTINUE READING