Fluconazole prophylaxis decrease invasive candidiasis incidence without increase cholestasis rate in extremely low birth weight prematurity in a neonatal intensive care unit
- At: 2014 FIP Congress in Bangkok (Thailand)
- Type: Poster
- By: CHENG, Yih-Dih (China Medical University Hospital, Pharmacy, Taichung, China Taiwan)
- Co-author(s): Yao, Shu-Hui (China Medical University Hospital, Taichung, China Taiwan)
Su, Bai-Horng (China Medical University Hospital, Taichung, China Taiwan)
Hsieh, Yo-Wen (China Medical University Hospital, Taichung, China Taiwan)
Extremely low birth weight (ELBW) prematurity may have invasive candidiasis (IC) after prolong and/or broad spectrum antibiotics treatment. This study try to describe the outcome of six-week fluconazole prophylaxis (FP) initiated from the 4th day of birth.
The purpose of the present study was therefore to evaluate the effectiveness .. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.