Antifungal Prophylaxis in At-Risk Patients

Antifungal Prophylaxis in At-Risk Patients

PEP Topic 
Prevention of Infection: General
Description 

Antifungal prophylaxis refers to the provision of antifungal agents prior to signs of infection to prevent the development of fungal infections. Primary and secondary prophylaxis with antifungal agents have been studied using a variety of antifungal agents. Some research examines potential differences with the use of mold-active agents. There is evidence regarding efficacy of antifungal prophylaxis for both adult and pediatric patients.

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