Using mobile phone reminders for medication
February 15 2019
Forgetting to take medication can be a major barrier to successful treatment; this problem is exacerbated when the treatment dosing is infrequent.
Candida africana in recurrent vulvovaginal candidiasis patients
February 08 2019
Recurrent vulvovaginal candidiasis (RVVC) is a condition which, though not linked to mortality, can cause complications and significant psychological, physical and monetary costs.
Fungal Infection Care Ghana’s CPA Awareness Seminar on World Aspergillosis Day
February 07 2019
On February 1st World Aspergillosis Day was marked around the world, with several events occurring. In Ghana, Fungal Infections Care (FIC) held a seminar to raise awareness of chronic pulmonary aspergillosis (CPA).
Monetary costs and hospital burden of the management of invasive fungal infections in Mexico
January 29 2019
Invasive Fungal infections (IFIs) should be considered a public health problem in Mexico
Authors propose best urine antigen testing protocol for initial detection of histoplasmosis
January 23 2019
The initial symptoms of histoplasmosis are often non-specific and, though the disease generally responds well to antifungal therapy early in its progression, it can develop into a serious illness if undetected. Therefore, rapid and accurate diagnosis is necessary.