A prospective cohort study on hospital mortality due to Clostridium difficile infection

Abstract

Although an increase in burden of disease has frequently been reported for Clostridium difficile infection (CDI), specific data on the effect of CDI on a patient’s risk of death or overall hospital mortality are scarce. Therefore, we performed a prospective cohort study to analyse the effect of CDI on the risk of pre-discharge all-cause death in all… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s15010-012-0258-1

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