Evaluation of infectious etiology and prognostic risk factors of febrile episodes in neutropenic cancer patients


Gencer S. , Salepci T., Ozer S.

JOURNAL OF INFECTION, cilt.47, ss.65-72, 2003 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

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Objectives. Febrile neutropenic cancer patients are at risk for development of serious infections, morbidity and mortality. The aim of this study was to determine the type and frequency of infections and to evaluate some prognostic risk factors.