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Hose with associated bacteremia) with linezolid often used as a first-line treatment. Early reports of linezolid resistant enterococci occurred predominantly in immunocompromised hosts who resided in an ICU [68].New antifungal drugsPolyclonal intravenous immunoglobulins have been suggested to be beneficial during sepsis by modulating the immune response and neutralizing bacterial endo and exotoxin
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Ions in neutropenic patients stem from hematological patients and have to be validated in the ICU setting.Competing interests The authors declare that they have no competing interests. Authors' contributions LZ and EA carried out a review of the literature and wrote the manuscript. Both authors read and approved the final manuscript. Received: 8 April 2014 Accepted: 9 September 2014 Published: 28