Antifungal consumption, indications and selection of antifungal drugs in paediatric tertiary hospitals in Turkey: Results from the first national point prevalence survey


Caglar I., Devrim I., ÖZDEMİR H., ŞAHBUDAK BAL Z., Sonmez G., Buyukcam A., ...More

JOURNAL OF GLOBAL ANTIMICROBIAL RESISTANCE, vol.15, pp.232-238, 2018 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 15
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jgar.2018.08.007
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF GLOBAL ANTIMICROBIAL RESISTANCE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded
  • Page Numbers: pp.232-238
  • Keywords: Antifungals, Paediatric tertiary hospital, Point prevalence survey, Indications, INFECTIOUS-DISEASES SOCIETY, INVASIVE FUNGAL-INFECTIONS, NEUTROPENIC PATIENTS, LEUKEMIA PATIENTS, 2016 UPDATE, HIGH-RISK, GUIDELINES, CHEMOTHERAPY, CANCER, ASPERGILLOSIS

Abstract

Objectives: The aim of this point prevalence survey was to evaluate the consumption, indications and strategies of antifungal therapy in the paediatric population in Turkey.