Antifungal Drugs in Newborns and Children.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

Invasive fungal infections are a significant cause of morbidity and mortality in infants and children. Early diagnosis is critical, and treatment with the appropriate drug and dose should be initiated promptly. Although an increasing number of studies have examined dosing of antifungals in this population, pediatric safety and efficacy data are lacking.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Puia-Dumitrescu, M; Smith, PB

Published Date

  • December 2017

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 64 / 6

Start / End Page

  • 1389 - 1402

PubMed ID

  • 29173792

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1557-8240

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.pcl.2017.08.013


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States