Diagnosis and treatment of invasive fungal infections in the cancer patient: recent progress and ongoing questions.

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Diagnosis and treatment of invasive fungal infections in the cancer patient: recent progress and ongoing questions.

Clin Infect Dis. 2014 Nov 15;59 Suppl 5:S356-9

Authors: Kontoyiannis DP, Patterson TF

Abstract
In the last 5 years we have witnessed further developments in diagnosis and treatment of invasive fungal infections (IFIs) that complicate cancer chemotherapy. In this brief overview, we highlight some advancement, discuss future directions, and unmet needs in this complex area.

PMID: 25352631 [PubMed - in process]