Updated guidelines for treatment of fungal infections

The newly published clinical practice guidelines for the management of candidiasis by the Infectious Diseases Society of America will be reviewed with particular attention to modifications concerning infections of the oral cavity.

Learning objectives:

  1. Review the newly released clinical practice guidelines for management of candidiasis with a focus on new antifungal agents that have become available over the past decade.
  2. Update treatment recommendations for mucosal and oropharyngeal disease
  3. Update treatment recommendations for candidemia and other forms of invasive candidiasis.

Vidya Sankar, DMD, MHS