Latest Conference Articles

Fighting C Difficile Infection during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Fighting C Difficile Infection during the COVID-19 Pandemic

November 11th 2021, 4:00pm

Dr. Nicola Petrosillo discusses treating C difficile infection and maintaining antimicrobial stewardship during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic in Italy.

Anti-Microbial Resistance Education and Innovation Efforts

Anti-Microbial Resistance Education and Innovation Efforts

November 9th 2021, 4:00pm

Antimicrobial resistance is a growing problem that requires international collaboration to educate the general public and stakeholders, while simultaneously developing solutions.

How Real World Data and Preparedness are Needed in Fight Against for AMR

How Real World Data and Preparedness are Needed in Fight Against for AMR

November 8th 2021, 9:34pm

World Anti-Microbial Resistance Congress

Highlights from the sessions of the World Anti-Microbial Resistance Congress 2021 included addressing the global threat for AMR and looking at real world data and real world evidence to deter resistance.

WHO and CDC Present Strategies to Combat Anti-Microbial Resistance

WHO and CDC Present Strategies to Combat Anti-Microbial Resistance

November 8th 2021, 8:09pm

World Anti-Microbial Resistance Congress

Anti-microbial resistance is one of the most critical issues in healthcare, and the CDC and WHO addressed these concerns with plans to fight back against AMR at the annual world congress.

Ibezapolstat Demonstrates 100% C Difficile Cure, No Recurrence in Small Study

Ibezapolstat Demonstrates 100% C Difficile Cure, No Recurrence in Small Study

November 5th 2021, 8:21pm

Results on this investigational antibiotic in its phase 2A study were presented at the C Diff. Conference today.

Conference Coverage: New Challenges and Treatments for C Difficile Infection

Conference Coverage: New Challenges and Treatments for C Difficile Infection

November 5th 2021, 8:11pm

Presentation highlights from the second and final day of the 9th Annual International C. diff Conference & Health Expo.

Technology That Tracks Hand Washing Habits to Prevent C difficile Infection

Technology That Tracks Hand Washing Habits to Prevent C difficile Infection

November 5th 2021, 6:35pm

Dr. Tamás Haidegger talks about his work to develop an AI-based scanner that tracks hand hygiene to prevent C difficile and other infections.

An End In Sight for C Difficile?

An End In Sight for C Difficile?

November 5th 2021, 4:36pm

At the C Diff Foundation Conference, promising investigational modalities and therapies, as well as better treatment approaches are all being discussed in hopes of some real inroads being made in this field in the near future.

Is There Still Value in Prescribing Metronidazole for C Difficile Treatment?

Is There Still Value in Prescribing Metronidazole for C Difficile Treatment?

November 5th 2021, 2:51pm

Although no longer indicated as a first-line therapy, metronidazole still has therapeutic benefits and can serve patients in certain settings and circumstances.

Recurrent Infections and Other Challenges of C difficile Prevention

Recurrent Infections and Other Challenges of C difficile Prevention

November 4th 2021, 10:21pm

Highlights from some of this afternoon's presenters at the 9th Annual International C diff Conference & Health Expo.