Studies in the prophylaxis of herpes infections in severely immunocompromised patients using acyclovir.

@article{Prentice1983StudiesIT,
  title={Studies in the prophylaxis of herpes infections in severely immunocompromised patients using acyclovir.},
  author={Hugh Grant Prentice and Ian M. Hann},
  journal={Schweizerische medizinische Wochenschrift. Supplementum},
  year={1983},
  volume={14},
  pages={26-9}
}
That acyclovir is effective therapeutically in herpes simplex virus (HSV) and herpes zoster (VZV) infections in immunocompromised patients has been established [13]. This paper reviews our subsequent studies in prophylaxis of herpes group infections in a high risk group of patients suffering from acute leukaemia. In study 1 we randomised HSV seropositive… CONTINUE READING