Neutropenic Fever

Add vanco or linezolid per IDSA 2010 Guidelines Table 4 only if:

  •  Hemodynamic instability or other evidence of severe sepsis

  •  Radiographically documented pneumonia

  •  Positive blood cultures for a Gram-positive organism

  •  Clinically suspected catheter related infection (e.g. chills/rigors during infusion, exit site inflammation)

  •  Skin or soft tissue infection at any site