Antimicrobial de-escalation in septic cancer patients: Is it safe to back down? Journal Article


Authors: Paskovaty, A.; Pastores, S. M.; Gedrimaite, Z.; Kostelecky, N.; Riedel, E. R.; Seo, S. K.
Article Title: Antimicrobial de-escalation in septic cancer patients: Is it safe to back down?
Keywords: antibiotic agent; antibiotic therapy; treatment duration; cancer patient; letter; practice guideline; retrospective study; cancer mortality; cancer center; intensive care unit; length of stay; antibiotic resistance; patient safety; sepsis; mixed infection; human; sequential organ failure assessment score
Journal Title: Intensive Care Medicine
Volume: 41
Issue: 11
ISSN: 0342-4642
Publisher: Springer Verlag  
Date Published: 2015-11-01
Start Page: 2022
End Page: 2023
Language: English
DOI: 10.1007/s00134-015-4016-6
PROVIDER: scopus
PMCID: PMC4582078
PUBMED: 26297120
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Notes: Export Date: 2 November 2015 -- Source: Scopus
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  1. Susan Seo
    60 Seo
  2. Stephen Pastores
    146 Pastores
  3. Natalie Theresa Remor
    22 Remor