International Journal of Infection

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Reduction of Invasive Fungal Infections Among Cancer Patients With Chemotherapy-Induced Neutropenia After Protective Environment Implementation May Save Costs in a Developing Country: A Quasi-Experimental Study

Paula Stoll 1 , * , Caroline Mioto Menegat Cola 2 , Bruno Ismail Splitt 2 and Leila Beltrami Moreira 3 , 4
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1 Post-Graduate Program in Medical Sciences, School of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil
2 College of Medicine, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil
3 Department of Pharmacology, ICBS, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil
4 Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee on Hospital de Clínicas de Porto Alegre, Porto Alegre, Brazil
Article information
  • International Journal of Infection: January 01, 2016, 3 (1); e32937
  • Published Online: November 30, 2015
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: September 4, 2015
  • Revised: October 14, 2015
  • Accepted: October 17, 2015
  • DOI: 10.17795/iji-32937

To Cite: Stoll P, Cola C M M, Splitt B I, Moreira L B. Reduction of Invasive Fungal Infections Among Cancer Patients With Chemotherapy-Induced Neutropenia After Protective Environment Implementation May Save Costs in a Developing Country: A Quasi-Experimental Study, Int J Infect. 2016 ; 3(1):e32937. doi: 10.17795/iji-32937.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Footnotes
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