Philip A. Pizzo, M.D.

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  • Fever in the neutropenic host INFECTIOUS DISEASE CLINICS OF NORTH AMERICA Chanock, S. J., Pizzo, P. A. 1996; 10 (4): 777-?


    Fever in the neutropenic patient following myelosuppressive chemotherapy is a medical emergency. Appropriate antimicrobial therapy can dramatically reduce infection-related morbidity and mortality. This article reviews the rationale and methodology of treatment as well as its applicability to other neutropenic states. The utility of adjunct therapy with granulocyte- stimulating compounds is also discussed.

    View details for Web of Science ID A1996VX66500006

    View details for PubMedID 8958168

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