Clostridium difficile: Trends and Strategies for Prevention

April 17, 2013

Infection Control Today reports on the prevalence of Clostridium difficile, including hospitals' efforts to prevent and control this healthcare-acquired infection. It explores trends related to national control efforts as well as provides strategies for prevention, including hand hygiene, environmental cleaning and antimicrobial stewardship programs.

Infection Control Today reports on the prevalence of Clostridium difficile, including hospitals' efforts to prevent and control this healthcare-acquired infection. It explores trends related to national control efforts as well as provides strategies for prevention, including hand hygiene, environmental cleaning and antimicrobial stewardship programs.

  • Review current trends in C. difficile prevention and control
  • Learn about one expert's perspectives on why C. difficile warrants ongoing prevention efforts
  • Explore evidence-based strategies for the prevention and control of this pathogen

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