Clostridium difficile Infection

Clostridium difficile Infection News

  • ACG Opioids for C diff Pain Connected to Worse Outcomes Researchers have already linked opioid use to longer hospital stays and higher white blood cell counts, and now the same investigators take a deeper dive, looking at C diff severity and mortality.
  • IDWeek Dental Antibiotics Could Be Adding to C difficile Cases Conversations about stewardship have tended to focus on hospitals and leave out dentists. A study finds prescription information often is not being shared between medical and dental providers.

Clostridium difficile Infection Perspective