OPEN FORUM INFECTIOUS DISEASES, vol.9, no.4, 2022 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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OPEN FORUM INFECTIOUS DISEASES
bacteremia, candidemia, COVID-19, fluconazole resistance, infection control, ERG11 GENE, COVID-19, INFECTIONS, STRAINS
Critically ill patients with COVID-19 in the intensive care units (ICU) are at elevated risk for candidemia. Prolonged ICU and COVID-19 management are important contributing factors. Improved infection control and antibiotic stewardship practices to curb irrational antimicrobial utilization are needed.