Candida speciation, antifungal treatment and adverse events in pediatric invasive candidiasis: results from 441 infections in a prospective, multi-national study.


Journal Article

A multi-national prospective study of pediatric patients with invasive candidiasis between August 2007 and September 2012 was performed and included 441 infections. Variation in infecting Candida species and antifungals used was noted between US and non-US sites. Antifungal-associated adverse events were most common with polyene use.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Palazzi, DL; Arrieta, A; Castagnola, E; Halasa, N; Hubbard, S; Brozovich, AA; Fisher, BT; Steinbach, WJ

Published Date

  • December 2014

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 33 / 12

Start / End Page

  • 1294 - 1296

PubMed ID

  • 24892850

Pubmed Central ID

  • 24892850

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1532-0987

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/INF.0000000000000431


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States