TABLE 22.

Increased hospital costs associated with candidemiaa

CategoryCost ($)b% of total cost
Total44,536100
Length of hospital stay37,68184.6
Antifungal therapy4,71010.5
Diagnostic procedures1,5133.4
Adverse drug reactions6101.4
  • a Data compiled from the study of Rentz et al. (246).

  • b In 1997 dollars.