Editorial Commentary: the trials and tribulations of treating Clostridium difficile infection-one step backward, one step forward, but still progress.

  • Mark H. Wilcox
  • Published 2014 in
    Clinical infectious diseases : an official…


Almost a decade ago, an editorial discussing the evidence concerning whether metronidazole was as efficacious as vancomycin for the treatment of Clostridium difficile infection (CDI) was published in the Journal. The author highlighted the need for larger, randomized prospective trials of both existing and new drugs [1]. This call has been answered, and… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/cid/ciu316


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