Randomised clinical trial: faecal microbiota transplantation for recurrent Clostridum difficile infection - fresh, or frozen, or lyophilised microbiota from a small pool of healthy donors delivered by colonoscopy.

@article{Jiang2017RandomisedCT,
  title={Randomised clinical trial: faecal microbiota transplantation for recurrent Clostridum difficile infection - fresh, or frozen, or lyophilised microbiota from a small pool of healthy donors delivered by colonoscopy.},
  author={Z D Jiang and Nadim J Ajami and Joseph F Petrosino and Goo Jun and Craig L Hanis and Maitri Y. Shah and Lyone F Hochman and Victor Ankoma-Sey and Andrew W. Dupont and Matthew C. Wong and Amy L. Alexander and Shi Ke and H L DuPont},
  journal={Alimentary pharmacology & therapeutics},
  year={2017},
  volume={45 7},
  pages={899-908}
}
BACKGROUND Faecal microbiota transplantation (FMT) has become routine in managing recurrent C. difficile infection (CDI) refractory to antibiotics. AIM To compare clinical response and improvements in colonic microbiota diversity in subjects with recurrent CDI using different donor product. METHODS Seventy-two subjects with ≥3 bouts of CDI were randomised in a double-blind study to receive fresh, frozen or lyophilised FMT product via colonoscopy from 50 g of stool per treatment from eight… CONTINUE READING
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Fecal microbiota transplantation for recurrent Clostridium difficile infection.

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