Prophylactic Saccharomyces boulardii versus nystatin for the prevention of fungal colonization and invasive fungal infection in premature infants


Demirel G., Celik I. H. , ERDEVE Ö., Saygan S., Dilmen U., Canpolat F. E.

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, vol.172, no.10, pp.1321-1326, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 172 Issue: 10
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00431-013-2041-4
  • Title of Journal : EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS
  • Page Numbers: pp.1321-1326

Abstract

This study aims to compare the efficacy of orally administered Saccharomyces boulardii versus nystatin in prevention of fungal colonization and invasive fungal infections in very low birth weight infants.