Where Are We With Clostridioides Difficile?

What are the efforts being made with antibiotic stewardship and treatments, and what areas in clinical care do medical professionals want to see improvements.

Welcome to our series, 1 Big Question, which asks 1 question to the medical community and we get their feedback on an important infectious disease topic.

In this episode, our 1 Big Question is: Looking at C diff as a whole, would you say the medical community is doing a better job overall of treatment and what challenges remain?

We interviewed Sahil Khanna, MBBS, MS, who is professor of Medicine in the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Mayo Clinic; Glenn Tillotson, PhD, FIDSA, FCCP, GST Micro LLC; Payal K. Patel, MD, MPH, Division of Infectious Diseases assistant professor, University of Michigan Health System and medical director of Antimicrobial Stewardship, VA Ann Arbor; and Anurag Malani, MD, infectious diseases specialist, St. Joseph Hospital, and a fellow of Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA).

Check out our video to hear their insights.