Granulocyte Colony-Stimulating Factor in Adults with Solid Tumors - Need for Implementing Guidelines

Granulocyte Colony-Stimulating Factor in Adults with Solid Tumors - Need for Implementing Guidelines

1. Abstract
1.1. Background: Chemotherapy-induced febrile neutropenia (CIFN) is a major dose-limiting toxicity associated with chemotherapy.
It is associated with an overall hospitalization rate of 35% and an average mortality rate of 9.5% (2.6% -21.4%).