Immediate vs. Deferred Empirical Antifungal Treatment With Voriconazole In High-Risk Neutropenic Patients With Fever And A Positive Panfungal Polymerase Chain Reaction Assay (IDEA Study)
Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Caregiver, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor), Primary Purpose: Treatment
Number of Participants With Proven or Probable Invasive Fungal Infections (IFI): Complete Case Analysis
Number of participants with proven (deep tissue infection, fungemia, or endemic fungal infections) or probable IFI (at least 1 host criterion [fever, body temperature <36 or >38 degrees Celsius, graft-versus-host disease, use of corticosteroids]; and 1 microbiological criterion [fungal or yeasts]; or clinical criteria [abnormal site consistent with infection]) as defined by European Organization for Research and Treatment of Cancer Mycosis Study Group (EORTC/MSG) criteria. Complete case analysis: must be evaluable until Day 28 or had developed a proven or probable IFI by the final visit.
Day 2 through Day 28
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Germany: Federal Institute for Drugs and Medical Devices