Clostridium difficile infection is associated with poor outcomes in end-stage renal disease.


OBJECTIVE To investigate the association of Clostridium difficile infection (CDI) with the outcomes of hospitalized patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD). METHODS We extracted all adult cases with a discharge diagnosis of ESRD or CDI from the United States Nationwide Inpatient Sample 2009 database. Outcome variables (mortality, length of hospital… (More)
DOI: 10.2310/JIM.0b013e318242b313



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