Clostridium difficile infection frequency in patients with nosocomial infections or using antibiotics


Gursoy S. , Guven K. , Arikan T. , Yurci A., Torun E., Baskol M. , ...More

HEPATO-GASTROENTEROLOGY, vol.54, no.78, pp.1720-1724, 2007 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 54 Issue: 78
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Title of Journal : HEPATO-GASTROENTEROLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.1720-1724

Abstract

Background/Aims: Clostridium difficile is the most common cause of nosocomial infectious diarrhea. The frequency of colonization in hospitalized patients varies between 10 and 43%.