Antiviral agents: clinical status report

Academic Article


  • Recently, the clinical focus in antiviral chemotherapy has been on the use of ara-A in herpes infections - HSV encephalitis, zoster in the immunosuppressed, and neonatal herpes. In this last article of a four-part series, the authors review clinical studies that have to date led to the licensing of ara-A for HSV encephalitis but have not yet clearly defined its role in the immunosuppressed or in neonates.
  • Published In

  • Hospital Practice  Journal
  • Author List

  • Whitley RJ; Alford CA
  • Start Page

  • 109
  • End Page

  • 121
  • Volume

  • 16
  • Issue

  • 7