Prospective study on incidence, risk factors and outcome of recurrent clostridioides difficile infections

ReCloDi (Recurrence of Clostridioides difficile Infection) Study Group

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Abstract

Background: Limited and wide-ranging data are available on the recurrent Clostridioides difficile infection (rCDI) incidence rate. Methods: We performed a cohort study with the aim to assess the incidence of and risk factors for rCDI. Adult patients with a first CDI, hospitalized in 15 Italian hospitals, were prospectively included and followed-up for 30 d after the end of antimicrobial treatment for their first CDI. A case–control study was performed to identify risk factors associated

Original languageEnglish
Article number1127
Pages (from-to)1-11
Number of pages11
JournalJournal of Clinical Medicine
Volume10
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Mar 1 2021

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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