Diagnosis and management of invasive candidiasis in the ICU: an updated approach to an old enemy.
Crit Care. 2016;20(1):125
Authors: Calandra T, Roberts JA, Antonelli M, Bassetti M, Vincent JL
Invasive fungal infections, particularly those caused by Candida species, are not uncommon in critically ill patients and are associated with considerable morbidity and mortality. Diagnosis and management of these infections can be challenging. In this review, we will briefly discuss recent epidemiological data on invasive candidiasis and current diagnostic approaches before concentrating on antifungal treatments.
PMID: 27230564 [PubMed - in process]