Leitliniengerechte Therapie: Candidämie/invasive Candidiasis

@article{Glckner2010LeitliniengerechteTC,
  title={Leitliniengerechte Therapie: Candid{\"a}mie/invasive Candidiasis},
  author={Andreas Gl{\"o}ckner},
  journal={Mycoses},
  year={2010},
  volume={53}
}
Invasive 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 zwei Jahrzehnten ist die Letalität der invasiven Candidiasis mit 20 bis 50% weiterhin hoch. Seit Anfang des Jahrtausends steht mit den Echinocandinen eine weitere Klasse von Antimykotika zur Verfügung, dessen Wirkspektrum die klinisch relevanten Spezies von Candida und Aspergillus umfasst… Expand
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Současné možnosti antimykotické léčby invazivní kandidózy na jednotkách intenzivní péče
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Althoughantifungal prophylaxis lowers the incidence of invasive candidiasis, it is considered to be useful only if targeted to high-risk groups of patients, and empirical treatment of febrile patients not responding to broad-spectrum antibiotic therapy is only effective in wards with a higher incidence of systemic candidiasis. Expand

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