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Clostridium difficile infection

Known as: C. diff Infection, C. diff. Infections, C. diff Colitis 
A bacterial infection of the colon secondary to infection with Clostridium difficile bacteria. This infection generally results from the loss of… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
Importance The benefits of antimicrobial prophylaxis are limited to the first 24 hours postoperatively. Little is known about the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
BACKGROUND The magnitude and scope of Clostridium difficile infection in the United States continue to evolve. METHODS In 2011… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
BACKGROUND Recurrent Clostridium difficile infection is difficult to treat, and failure rates for antibiotic therapy are high. We… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND Clostridium difficile infection is a serious diarrheal illness associated with substantial morbidity and mortality… Expand
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Review
2011
Review
2011
Clostridium difficile infection is increasing in incidence, severity, and mortality. Treatment options are limited and appear to… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND Clostridium difficile infection is the leading cause of health care-associated diarrhea, and the bacterium can also be… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Since publication of the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America position paper on Clostridium difficile infection in 1995… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Clostridium difficile infection is the leading cause of healthcare-associated diarrhoea in Europe and North America. During… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Clinicians should be aware of the increasing risk of C. difficile–associated disease and make efforts to control its transmission… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Clostridium difficile infection can result in asymptomatic carriage, mild diarrhea, or fulminant pseudomembranous… Expand
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