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 Contemporary Diagnosis and Management of <em>Clostridium difficile</em> Infection<sup>®</sup>
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Contemporary Diagnosis and Management of Clostridium difficile Infection®

Clostridium difficile has joined the ranks of the “super bugs” that are often resistant to antimicrobials and are flourishing in hospitals and long-term care facilities. This new handbook, written by two leading infectious disease experts, examines the epidemiology of C difficile infection, its increasing prevalence worldwide, and the options for treatment and prevention. The practice-based handbook includes the latest information about surveillance strategies and effective therapies. 171 pages.

Curtis J. Donskey, MD

Curtis J. Donskey, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine
Case Western Reserve University
Infectious Diseases Section,
                   Cleveland Veterans Affairs Medical Center
                   Cleveland, Ohio

Erik Dubberke, MD, MSPH

Erik Dubberke, MD, MSPH

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Washington School of Medicine
St. Louis, Missouri

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Epidemiology
Chapter 2: Pathogenesis
Chapter 3: Diagnosis
Chapter 4: Treatment
Chapter 5: Surveillance
Chapter 6: Prevention