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The Contagion® Healthcare Associated Infections (HAI) specialty page provides HAI-specific clinical news and articles, coverage from conferences and meetings, links to condition-specific resources, and videos and other content.

C. DIFFICILE NEWS - Page 5

Top 5 <i>Contagion</i>® News Articles for the Week of November 5, 2017
Stay up-to-date on the latest infectious disease news by checking out our top 5 articles of the week.
<i>Contagion</i>® to Report on 5th Annual International <i>C. diff</i> Conference in Las Vegas
Contagion® will be providing exclusive coverage on the conference. Keep your eyes peeled for session coverage and interviews with some of the key presenters.
 
Mapping <em>C. difficile</em> Exposures and Infections in the Hospital
Can we track Clostridium difficile infections to see how patient movements result in exposures?
Top 5 <em>Contagion</em>® News Articles Month of October 2017
Updated guidance from the CDC on Zika, candidemia infections in patients with C. difficile infections, and more topics made up our Top 5 articles for the month of October 2017.
 
Changing the Incidence of <em>Clostridium difficile</em> Through Patient Hand Hygiene
C. difficile prevention is usually thought of in terms of environmental disinfection and health care worker hand hygiene; what about the patient's role?
Top 5 <i>Contagion</i>® News Articles for the Week of October 8, 2017
Stay up-to-date on the latest infectious disease news by checking out our top 5 articles of the week.
Higher Antibiotic Use & <i>C. diff</i> Rates Found After Sepsis Program Implementation
A recent study found that a sepsis care bundle program implemented in The Mount Sinai Hospital in New York coincided with an increase in antibiotic prescriptions and higher rates of Clostridium difficile infections.
Nearly 10% of Americans with Candidemia have <em>Clostridium difficile</em> Co-infection
The message for clinicians is to be vigilant. Look for candidemia and C. difficile infection occurring together.
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