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Select coverage from 5th Annual International C. diff. Awareness Conference and Health EXPO is included below:

Cost-Benefit of Investing in Launderable Mattress Covers to Prevent CDIs
Edmond Hooker, MD, DrPH, discusses the cost benefit of investing in launderable hospital mattress covers to prevent CDIs.
Top Infectious Disease News of the Week—January 7, 2018
In case you missed them, we've compiled the top 5 articles from this past week.
How Does Ridinilazole Compare with Other Antibiotics That Target <i>C. diff</i>?
Dr. Richard Vickers, explains how ridinilazole is unique in its spectrum of activity compared with other antibiotics that target C. diff and have been approved or are in development.
Addressing the Challenges of Implementing Delivery of Future <i>C. diff</i> Vaccine
Richard Haupt, MD, MPH, discusses what would be required to adequately implement the delivery of a future C. diff vaccine.
Breaking the Chain of Infection
Barley Chironda, RPN, CIC, explains what the “chain of infection” is and what is needed to break it.
Here's How Antibiotics Used to Treat <i>C. diff</i> Also Damage the Microbiome
Dr. Richard Vickers, explains how antibiotics used to treat C. diff also damage the microbiome.
Hospital Mattresses: A Vector for Spreading <i>Clostridium difficile</i>
At the 5th annual international C. diff Awareness Conference and Health Expo, Dr. Edmond Hooker discussed an underreported problem in health care facilities everywhere.
Can Launderable Mattress Covers Be the Key to Lowering <i>C. diff</i> Rates in Hospitals?
Edmond Hooker, MD, DrPH, discusses the use of a launderable mattress cover to reduce C. diff rates in hospitals.
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