TITLE

Management of the Febrile Neutropenic Patient: A Consensus Conference

AUTHOR(S)
Picazo, Juan J.
PUB. DATE
July 2004
SOURCE
Clinical Infectious Diseases;7/15/2004 Supplement 1, Vol. 39, pS1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the consensus conference addressing the management of the febrile neutropenic patient. According to sources, in February 1998, the group of experts in Miyazaki, Japan issued a set of recommendations for the use of antimicrobials in febrile neutropenia, and reviewed the infectious complications in such patients. Due to a wide range of evidences, a consensus document has resulted, which is of help for the appropriate management of febrile neutropenic patients.
ACCESSION #
23179541

 

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