Journal article

Epidemiology of invasive fungal infections in immunocompromised children; an Australian national 10-year review

Adam W Bartlett, Megan P Cann, Daniel K Yeoh, Anne Bernard, Anne L Ryan, Christopher C Blyth, Rishi S Kotecha, Brendan J McMullan, Andrew S Moore, Gabrielle M Haeusler, Julia E Clark

Pediatric Blood & Cancer | WILEY | Published : 2019


Awarded by NHMRC Fellowship (2018-2021)

Awarded by NHMRC postgraduate scholarship

Funding Acknowledgements

Research nurses Katrina Anderson and Zoe Allaway extracted and entered data for Brisbane and Melbourne sites. Rishi S. Kotecha is supported by an NHMRC Fellowship (2018-2021; APP1142627). Andrew S. Moore was supported by a Children's Hospital Foundation Fellowship (2012-2017) and an NHMRC Early Career Fellowship (2012-2016). Christopher C. Blyth is supported by an NHMRC Career development Fellowship (2016-2019). Gabrielle M. Haeusler was supported by an NHMRC postgraduate scholarship (GNT1056158).We thank Sharon Chen, Monica Slavin, and the Australian and New Zealand Mycology Interest Group for sharing the case report form from their study (23). The study network was developed under the auspices of the Australian and New Zealand Paediatric Infectious Diseases Group (ANZPID) to initiate this multicenter retrospective cohort study; Exploring the Epidemiology and Risk Factors for Invasive Fungal Infections (IFIs) in Immunocompromised Children (TERIFIC).