Intervention Review

Antifungal agents for preventing fungal infections in non-neutropenic critically ill patients

  1. Elliott Geoffrey Playford1,*,
  2. Angela C Webster2,
  3. Tania C Sorrell3,
  4. Jonathan C Craig2

Editorial Group: Cochrane Anaesthesia Group

Published Online: 25 JAN 2006

Assessed as up-to-date: 8 NOV 2005

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004920.pub2

How to Cite

Playford EG, Webster AC, Sorrell TC, Craig JC. Antifungal agents for preventing fungal infections in non-neutropenic critically ill patients. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2006, Issue 1. Art. No.: CD004920. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004920.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Princess Alexandra Hospital, Infection Management Services, Woolloongabba, Queensland, Australia

  2. 2

    The University of Sydney, Sydney School of Public Health, Sydney, NSW, Australia

  3. 3

    Westmead Hospital, Centre for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, Westmead, New South Wales, Australia

*Elliott Geoffrey Playford, Infection Management Services, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Ipswich Road, Woolloongabba, Queensland, 4102, Australia.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 25 JAN 2006


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