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Routine antibiotics in the febrile cancer patient: should immune checkpoint inhibitors affect our practice?

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  • Handling editor Gene Yong-Kwang Ong

  • Contributors KW and GR wrote the letter; KY, ZSSC and AL undertook a literature review on the topic.

  • Funding The Cabrini Research Institute has been funded by Roche, Bristol Myers Squibb, Merck & Co and AstraZenica for clinical trials investigating Immune checkpoint inhibitors.

  • Patient and public involvement Patients and/or the public were not involved in the design, conduct, reporting or dissemination plans of this research.

  • Patient consent for publication Not required.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

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