The Outcome of Antifungal Prophylaxis with Posaconazole in Patients with Acute Myeloid Leukemia: A Single-Center Study


ÖZKOCAMAN V. , ÖZKALEMKAŞ F. , Seyhan S., ENER B. , URSAVAŞ A. , Ersal T. , ...More

TURKISH JOURNAL OF HEMATOLOGY, vol.35, no.4, pp.277-282, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 35 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.4274/tjh.2017.0430
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF HEMATOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.277-282

Abstract

Objective: Invasive fungal infections (IFIs) are a significant cause of morbidity and mortality among neutropenic patients undergoing chemotherapy for acute myeloid leukemia (AML) and stem cell transplantation. The aim of this study was to evaluate the real-life impact of posaconazole prophylaxis.