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Trastuzumab, a monoclonal antibody against human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 (HER2; also known as ERBB2), was… Expand BACKGROUND
Previous, uncontrolled studies have suggested that first-line treatment with gefitinib would be efficacious in… Expand BACKGROUND
Patients with neutropenia resulting from chemotherapy for acute myelogenous leukemia or the myelodysplastic syndrome… Expand PURPOSE
Severe toxicity is commonly observed in cancer patients receiving irinotecan. UDP-glucuronosyltransferase 1A1 (UGT1A1… Expand BACKGROUND
Patients with persistent fever and neutropenia often receive empirical therapy with conventional or liposomal… Expand BACKGROUND
Patients with neutropenia and persistent fever are often treated empirically with amphotericin B or liposomal… Expand Background In patients with persistent fever and neutropenia, amphotericin B is administered empirically for the early treatment… Expand Background Amphotericin B has long been the standard treatment for candidemia, but its use is complicated by its toxicity. More… Expand The importance of neutropenia in the risk of serious infection in patients with cancer who are receiving cytotoxic chemotherapy… Expand Abstract Background. Neutropenia and infection are major dose-limiting side effects of chemotherapy. Previous studies have… Expand