Fungal infections


TitleTypeLevel of evidenceSourcePublishedReview
Oral versus intra-vaginal imidazole and triazole anti-fungal treatment of uncomplicated vulvovaginal candidiasis (Cochrane Review)Systematic reviewRCTCochrane Library
Kaminski's Digital Image LibraryWeb directoryN/AThe University of Adelaide
Frequently asked questions about Aspergillus/AspergillosisPublic leafletEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Fungal Research Trust
Fungal Research TrustWeb directoryEvidence citedFungal Research Trust
Clinical Mycology OnlineWeb directoryEvidence cited
Professional opinion
The University of Adelaide
Fungal and candidal nail infectionsCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
PRODIGY Knowledge01/05/2006
Fungal (dermatophyte) skin infectionsCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
PRODIGY Knowledge01/05/2006
General Information about Ringworm (Tinea corporis)FactsheetProfessional opinionNetdoctor06/07/2005
Infection of the skin by Candida albicans (cutaneous candidiasis)Public leafletProfessional opinionNetdoctor06/07/2005
General Information about Athlete's foot (Tinea pedis)Public leafletProfessional opinionNetdoctor01/04/2005
Fungal nail infection (Ringworm of the nails)Public leafletProfessional opinionNetdoctor02/03/2005
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - RingwormPublic leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online18/10/2004
Vaginal discharge - causes, diagnosis and treatmentJournal article
Systematic review
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
British Medical Journal (BMJ)29/05/2004
Prophylactic oral antifungal agents to prevent systemic candida infection in preterm infants (Cochrane Review)Systematic reviewRCTCochrane Library27/01/2004
Systemic antifungal drugs for invasive fungal infection in preterm infantsSystematic reviewRCTCochrane Library27/01/2004
IDSA Guidelines for Treatment of CandidiasisCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA). 19/12/2003
Guidelines on the management of communicable diseases in schools and nurseries - Tinea (Ringworm)Best practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)30/04/2003
PRODIGY Guidance - Fungal (dermatophyte) infections - skin and nailsCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
PRODIGY Knowledge01/02/2003
Guidelines for treatment of onychomycosisCare guidelineEvidence citedBritish Association of Dermatologist (BAD)01/01/2003
PRODIGY Guidance - Candida - skin and nailsCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
PRODIGY Knowledge01/12/2002
National Guidelines on the management of vulvovaginal candidiasisCare guidelineEvidence citedBritish Association for Sexual Health and HIV(BASHH)01/08/2002
Efficacy, tolerability and development of resistance in HIV-positive patients treated with fluconazole for secondary prevention of oropharyngeal candidiasis: a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trialReviewRCT26/04/2002
Amphotericin B versus fluconazole for controlling fungal infections in neutropenic cancer patients (Cochrane Review)Systematic reviewEvidence citedCochrane Library20/01/2002
Information about Candida albicansWebpageEvidence citedUniversity of Minnesota Institute for Candida Experimentation (ICE)25/11/2001
Nosocomial Aspergillosis Is WaterborneJournal article
Review
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Clinical Infectious Diseases24/09/2001
Guidelines for the management of tinea capitisCare guidelineEvidence citedBritish Association of Dermatologist (BAD)01/07/2000