TITLE

Activities of a Clostridium difficile infection reduction team

AUTHOR(S)
Eiland, III, Edward H.
PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy;7/15/2011, Vol. 68 Issue 14, p1298
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers details related to the activities of Clostridium difficile infection (CDI) reduction team, a multidisciplinary team initiated at Huntsville Hospital System (HHS) to implement a clinical pathway for curbing the occurrence of C. difficile-associated diarrhea. Procedural facts pertaining to the CDI clinical pathway as well as the factors leading to the implementation of the same are highlighted. Also discusses are its positive implications on clinical outcomes of patients.
ACCESSION #
63195846

 

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