Title

Outpatient Management of Fever and Neutropenia in Adults Treated for Malignancy

Authoring Organizations

Publication Month/Year

February 20, 2018

Document Type

Guideline

External Publication Status

Published

Country of Publication

US

Target Patient Population

Patients with cancer who require treatment of fever and neutropenia.

Target Provider Population

Oncologists, infectious disease specialists, emergency medicine physicians, nurses

Inclusion Criteria

Male, Female, Adolescent, Adult, Child, Older adult

Health Care Settings

Emergency care, Hospital

Intended Users

Nurse, nurse practitioner, physician, physician assistant

Scope

Treatment, Management

Diseases/Conditions (MeSH)

D064147 - Febrile Neutropenia

Keywords

cancer, neutropenia, neutropenic fever, Fever and Neutropenia

Source Citation

DOI: 10.1200/JCO.2017.77.6211 Journal of Clinical Oncology 36, no. 14 (May 10, 2018) 1443-1453.

Supplemental Methodology Resources

Data Supplement, Methodology Supplement