The importance of risk factors for the prediction of patients with invasive pulmonary aspergillosis


KAYA S., Gencalioglu E., SÖNMEZ M., Koksal I.

REVISTA DA ASSOCIACAO MEDICA BRASILEIRA, vol.63, no.9, pp.764-770, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 63 Issue: 9
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1590/1806-9282.63.09.764
  • Title of Journal : REVISTA DA ASSOCIACAO MEDICA BRASILEIRA
  • Page Numbers: pp.764-770

Abstract

Objective: Invasive pulmonary aspergillosis (IPA) is a major challenge in the management of immunocompromised patients. Despite all the advances in diagnosis, it remains a problem. The purpose of our study was to investigate the risk factors associated with IPA seen in patients with hematological malignancies.