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Difficile Infection en-us Tue, 21 Aug 2018 19:24:53 +0000 Patients With Cirrhosis, <em>C difficile</em> Infection Experience More Hospital Readmissions http://www.mdmag.com/medical-news/patients-with-cirrhosis-c-difficile-infection-experience-more-hospital-readmissions http://www.mdmag.com/medical-news/patients-with-cirrhosis-c-difficile-infection-experience-more-hospital-readmissions Mon, 20 Aug 2018 09:00:00 +0000 Small Mistakes by Hospital Personnel Can Lead to Spread of Hospital Infections http://www.mdmag.com/medical-news/small-mistakes-by-hospital-personnel-can-lead-to-spread-of-hospital-infections http://www.mdmag.com/medical-news/small-mistakes-by-hospital-personnel-can-lead-to-spread-of-hospital-infections Mon, 13 Aug 2018 11:00:00 +0000 Comparing a New <em>C difficile</em> Test to the Standard Diagnostic Tool http://www.mdmag.com/medical-news/comparing-a-new-c-difficile-test-to-the-standard-diagnostic-tool http://www.mdmag.com/medical-news/comparing-a-new-c-difficile-test-to-the-standard-diagnostic-tool Fri, 10 Aug 2018 11:00:00 +0000 Are You The Doctor Who Will Save Us From the Status Quo? http://www.mdmag.com/medical-news/are-you-the-doctor-who-will-save-us-from-the-status-quo http://www.mdmag.com/medical-news/are-you-the-doctor-who-will-save-us-from-the-status-quo Thu, 02 Aug 2018 14:40:00 +0000 FMT Consistently Demonstrates Efficacy for Recurrent C. difficile Infections http://www.mdmag.com/medical-news/fmt-consistently-demonstrates-efficacy-for-recurrent-c-difficile-infections http://www.mdmag.com/medical-news/fmt-consistently-demonstrates-efficacy-for-recurrent-c-difficile-infections Wed, 01 Aug 2018 09:00:00 +0000 UV Light Disinfection Reduced Hospital-Wide C. difficile Cases http://www.mdmag.com/medical-news/uv-light-disinfection-reduced-hospitalwide-c-difficile-cases http://www.mdmag.com/medical-news/uv-light-disinfection-reduced-hospitalwide-c-difficile-cases Mon, 23 Jul 2018 11:00:00 +0000 Microbiota-Based Enema Prevents Recurrent C. difficile Infections http://www.mdmag.com/medical-news/microbiotabased-enema-prevents-recurrent-c-difficile-infections http://www.mdmag.com/medical-news/microbiotabased-enema-prevents-recurrent-c-difficile-infections Fri, 20 Jul 2018 15:00:00 +0000 Hospital Occupancy Influences C. difficile Infection Rates http://www.mdmag.com/medical-news/hospital-occupancy-influences-c-difficile-infection-rates http://www.mdmag.com/medical-news/hospital-occupancy-influences-c-difficile-infection-rates Thu, 19 Jul 2018 15:00:00 +0000 Probiotic-Based Sanitation Reduces Hospital Infections Better Than Chlorine http://www.mdmag.com/medical-news/probioticbased-sanitation-reduces-hospital-infections-better-than-chlorine http://www.mdmag.com/medical-news/probioticbased-sanitation-reduces-hospital-infections-better-than-chlorine Wed, 18 Jul 2018 09:00:00 +0000 Ironwood Launches Phase 3 Linaclotide Trial for Patients with IBS-C http://www.mdmag.com/medical-news/ironwood-launches-phase-3-linaclotide-trial-for-patients-with-ibsc http://www.mdmag.com/medical-news/ironwood-launches-phase-3-linaclotide-trial-for-patients-with-ibsc Tue, 17 Jul 2018 19:15:00 +0000 Vancomycin Most Cost-Effective Treatment for Recurrent C. difficile http://www.mdmag.com/medical-news/vancomycin-most-costeffective-treatment-for-recurrent-c-difficile http://www.mdmag.com/medical-news/vancomycin-most-costeffective-treatment-for-recurrent-c-difficile Tue, 17 Jul 2018 13:00:00 +0000 Fecal Transplantation a Feasible Antibiotic Alternative for C. Difficile Treatment http://www.mdmag.com/medical-news/fecal-transplantation-a-feasible-antibiotic-alternative-for-c-difficile-treatment http://www.mdmag.com/medical-news/fecal-transplantation-a-feasible-antibiotic-alternative-for-c-difficile-treatment Mon, 16 Jul 2018 11:00:00 +0000 Penicillin Allergy Testing Could Reduce C. diff, MRSA Risks http://www.mdmag.com/medical-news/penicillin-allergy-testing-could-reduce-c-diff-mrsa-risks http://www.mdmag.com/medical-news/penicillin-allergy-testing-could-reduce-c-diff-mrsa-risks Fri, 06 Jul 2018 15:00:00 +0000 Higher Costs, In-Hospital Mortality in Clostridium difficile with Ulcerative Colitis/Crohn's Disease http://www.mdmag.com/medical-news/higher-costs-inhospital-mortality-in-clostridium-difficile-with-ulcerative-colitiscrohns-disease http://www.mdmag.com/medical-news/higher-costs-inhospital-mortality-in-clostridium-difficile-with-ulcerative-colitiscrohns-disease Thu, 21 Jun 2018 13:00:00 +0000 ACX-362E Antibiotic for C. Difficile Granted FDA QIDP Designation http://www.mdmag.com/medical-news/acx362e-antibiotic-for-c-difficile-granted-fda-qidp-designation http://www.mdmag.com/medical-news/acx362e-antibiotic-for-c-difficile-granted-fda-qidp-designation Wed, 20 Jun 2018 15:44:00 +0000 Inappropriate Antimicrobial Prescriptions Linked to Recurrent Clostridium difficile http://www.mdmag.com/medical-news/inappropriate-antimicrobial-prescriptions-linked-to-recurrent-clostridium-difficile http://www.mdmag.com/medical-news/inappropriate-antimicrobial-prescriptions-linked-to-recurrent-clostridium-difficile Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:00:00 +0000 Additional Insight on Managing C. Difficile Infection http://www.mdmag.com/peer-exchange/best-practices-clostridium-difficile/additional-insight-on-managing-c-difficile-infection http://www.mdmag.com/peer-exchange/best-practices-clostridium-difficile/additional-insight-on-managing-c-difficile-infection Tue, 19 Jun 2018 12:15:00 +0000 Antibiotic Stewardship and the C. Difficile Infection http://www.mdmag.com/peer-exchange/best-practices-clostridium-difficile/antibiotic-stewardship-and-the-c-difficile-infection http://www.mdmag.com/peer-exchange/best-practices-clostridium-difficile/antibiotic-stewardship-and-the-c-difficile-infection Thu, 14 Jun 2018 12:27:00 +0000 Clostridium difficile Recurrence Prevented with Bezlotoxumab http://www.mdmag.com/medical-news/clostridium-difficile-recurrence-prevented-with-bezlotoxumab http://www.mdmag.com/medical-news/clostridium-difficile-recurrence-prevented-with-bezlotoxumab Tue, 12 Jun 2018 17:00:00 +0000 Important Measures in Barrier Precautions for C. Difficile http://www.mdmag.com/peer-exchange/best-practices-clostridium-difficile/important-measures-in-barrier-precautions-for-c-difficile http://www.mdmag.com/peer-exchange/best-practices-clostridium-difficile/important-measures-in-barrier-precautions-for-c-difficile Tue, 12 Jun 2018 12:47:00 +0000 Empiric Therapy and C. Difficile Infection http://www.mdmag.com/peer-exchange/best-practices-clostridium-difficile/empiric-therapy-and-c-difficile-infection http://www.mdmag.com/peer-exchange/best-practices-clostridium-difficile/empiric-therapy-and-c-difficile-infection Thu, 07 Jun 2018 12:29:00 +0000 Screening for Clostridium difficile at Admission Reduces Outbreak Risk in the Surgical Unit http://www.mdmag.com/medical-news/screening-for-clostridium-difficile-at-admission-reduces-outbreak-risk-in-the-surgical-unit http://www.mdmag.com/medical-news/screening-for-clostridium-difficile-at-admission-reduces-outbreak-risk-in-the-surgical-unit Wed, 06 Jun 2018 13:00:00 +0000 Metoclopramide Nasal Spray Granted FDA Consideration for Gastroparesis http://www.mdmag.com/medical-news/metoclopramide-nasal-spray-granted-fda-consideration-for-gastroparesis http://www.mdmag.com/medical-news/metoclopramide-nasal-spray-granted-fda-consideration-for-gastroparesis Tue, 05 Jun 2018 13:58:00 +0000 Addressing Barriers in the Management of C. Difficile http://www.mdmag.com/peer-exchange/best-practices-clostridium-difficile/addressing-barriers-in-the-management-of-c-difficile http://www.mdmag.com/peer-exchange/best-practices-clostridium-difficile/addressing-barriers-in-the-management-of-c-difficile Tue, 05 Jun 2018 13:01:00 +0000 Should You Test a Patient for Clostridium difficile if They've Received a Laxative? http://www.mdmag.com/medical-news/should-you-test-a-patient-for-clostridium-difficile-if-theyve-received-a-laxative http://www.mdmag.com/medical-news/should-you-test-a-patient-for-clostridium-difficile-if-theyve-received-a-laxative Tue, 05 Jun 2018 09:00:00 +0000 Treating Multiple Recurrence in C. Difficile Infection http://www.mdmag.com/peer-exchange/best-practices-clostridium-difficile/treating-multiple-recurrence-in-c-difficile-infection http://www.mdmag.com/peer-exchange/best-practices-clostridium-difficile/treating-multiple-recurrence-in-c-difficile-infection Thu, 31 May 2018 12:22:00 +0000 Cost-Benefit Analysis for C. Difficile Infection Therapies http://www.mdmag.com/peer-exchange/best-practices-clostridium-difficile/costbenefit-analysis-for-c-difficile-infection-therapies http://www.mdmag.com/peer-exchange/best-practices-clostridium-difficile/costbenefit-analysis-for-c-difficile-infection-therapies Tue, 29 May 2018 12:28:00 +0000 Data from EHRs Can Predict and Pinpoint Cases of Clostridium difficile http://www.mdmag.com/medical-news/data-from-ehrs-can-predict-and-pinpoint-cases-of-clostridium-difficile http://www.mdmag.com/medical-news/data-from-ehrs-can-predict-and-pinpoint-cases-of-clostridium-difficile Fri, 25 May 2018 15:00:00 +0000 PCR and EIA Tests Not Reliable for Distinguishing Clostridium difficile from Colonization http://www.mdmag.com/medical-news/pcr-and-eia-tests-not-reliable-for-distinguishing-clostridium-difficile-from-colonization http://www.mdmag.com/medical-news/pcr-and-eia-tests-not-reliable-for-distinguishing-clostridium-difficile-from-colonization Thu, 24 May 2018 13:00:00 +0000 Managing Recurrent C. Difficile Infection http://www.mdmag.com/peer-exchange/best-practices-clostridium-difficile/managing-recurrent-c-difficile-infection http://www.mdmag.com/peer-exchange/best-practices-clostridium-difficile/managing-recurrent-c-difficile-infection Thu, 24 May 2018 12:20:00 +0000