Treatment and outcomes of invasive fusariosis: review of 65 cases from the PATH Alliance(®) registry.

@article{Horn2014TreatmentAO,
  title={Treatment and outcomes of invasive fusariosis: review of 65 cases from the PATH Alliance(®) registry.},
  author={D. L. Van Horn and Alison G. Freifeld and Mindy G. Schuster and Nkechi E. Azie and Billy Franks and Carol A. Kauffman},
  journal={Mycoses},
  year={2014},
  volume={57 11},
  pages={652-8}
}
Invasive Fusarium infections occur in immunosuppressed patients, especially those with haematological malignancies. We conducted a descriptive analysis of data from patients with invasive fusariosis identified in the Prospective Antifungal Therapy Alliance registry, which collected data on invasive fungal infections in the United States and Canada from 2004 to 2008. In this series of 65 patients with proven (83.1%) and probable (16.9%) invasive fusariosis, the most common underlying condition… CONTINUE READING