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Antifungal Agents and Therapy for Infants and Children with Invasive Fungal Infections: A Pharmacological Perspective.
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PMID:  23126319     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Invasive fungal infections, although relatively rare, are life-threatening diseases in premature infants and immunocompromised children. While many advances have been made in antifungal therapeutics in the last two decades, knowledge of the pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of antifungal agents in infants and children remains incomplete. This review summarises the pharmacology and clinical utility of currently available antifungal agents, and discusses the opportunities and challenges for future research.
Jodi M Lestner; P Brian Smith; Michael Cohen-Wolkowiez; Daniel K Benjamin; William W Hope
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Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2012-11-6
Journal Detail:
Title:  British journal of clinical pharmacology     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1365-2125     ISO Abbreviation:  Br J Clin Pharmacol     Publication Date:  2012 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-11-6     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7503323     Medline TA:  Br J Clin Pharmacol     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
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© 2012 The Authors. British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology © 2012 The British Pharmacological Society.
Department of Molecular and Clinical Pharmacology, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK.
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