Clinical Practice Guidelines for Clostridium difficile Infection in Adults and Children: 2017 Update by the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) and Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA).

@article{Mcdonald2018ClinicalPG,
  title={Clinical Practice Guidelines for Clostridium difficile Infection in Adults and Children: 2017 Update by the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) and Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA).},
  author={L. Clifford Mcdonald and Dale N. Gerding and Stuart Johnson and Johan S. Bakken and Karen Colleen Carroll and Susan E. Coffin and Erik R Dubberke and Kevin W Garey and Carolyn V. Gould and Ciaran Kelly and Vivian Loo and Julia Shaklee Sammons and Thomas J Sandora and Mark H. Wilcox},
  journal={Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America},
  year={2018},
  volume={66 7},
  pages={
          987-994
        }
}
A panel of experts was convened by the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) and Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA) to update the 2010 clinical practice guideline on Clostridium difficile infection (CDI) in adults. The update, which has incorporated recommendations for children (following the adult recommendations for epidemiology, diagnosis, and treatment), includes significant changes in the management of this infection and reflects the evolving controversy over… CONTINUE READING
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