Randomized comparison of cefepime versus ceftazidime monotherapy for fever and neutropenia in children with solid tumors


Kebudi R. , Gorgun O. , Ayan I. , Gurler N., Akici F., Toreci K.

MEDICAL AND PEDIATRIC ONCOLOGY, vol.36, no.4, pp.434-441, 2001 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 36 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2001
  • Doi Number: 10.1002/mpo.1107
  • Title of Journal : MEDICAL AND PEDIATRIC ONCOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.434-441

Abstract

Background. With the availability of new broad-spectrum antibiotics, initial therapy with a single agent has become an alternative to classic combinations, especially beta -lactam antibiotics plus aminoglycosides, in the management of febrile neutropenic cancer patients.