Species Identification and Antifungal Susceptibility Profile of Candida Isolates from ICU Patients in Sohag University Hospital, Upper Egypt
Background: Candida species are among the most common fungal pathogens in ICU patients. Candida albicans was the predominant species, but a shift toward non-albicans Candida species has been recently observed. Objectives: To detect the prevalence of different Candida species and determine their antifungal susceptibility profile in ICU patients using phenotypic methods, the Vitek 2 system compared with CHROMagar Candida agar ... Read more