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ALLMedicine™ Clostridium Difficile Colitis Center

Research & Reviews  381 results

A Clinical Decision Analysis for Use of Antibiotic Prophylaxis for Nonabsorbable Nasal ...
https://doi.org/10.1177/0194599820988740
Otolaryngology--head and Neck Surgery : Official Journal ... Maul X, Dincer BC et. al.

Feb 16th, 2021 - Nonabsorbable nasal packing is often placed for the treatment of epistaxis or after sinonasal or skull base surgery. Antibiotics are often prescribed to prevent toxic shock syndrome (TSS), a rare, potentially fatal occurrence. However, the risk of...

Diverting Loop Ileostomy for Clostridium Difficile Colitis: A Systematic Review and Met...
https://doi.org/10.1177/0003134820964213
The American Surgeon; Shellito AD, Russell MM

Dec 7th, 2020 - Diverting loop ileostomy (DLI) with colonic lavage has been proposed as an alternative to total abdominal colectomy (TAC) for fulminant Clostridium difficile infection (CDI). Controversy exists regarding the mortality benefit and outcomes of this ...

Meta-analysis of Postoperative Mortality and Morbidity After Total Abdominal Colectomy ...
https://doi.org/10.1097/DCR.0000000000001764
Diseases of the Colon and Rectum; Felsenreich DM, Gachabayov M et. al.

Oct 12th, 2020 - Emergency surgery is often required for fulminant Clostridium difficile colitis. Total abdominal colectomy has been the treatment of choice despite high morbidity and mortality. The aim of this meta-analysis was to evaluate postoperative mortality...

Severe Clostridium difficile colitis as potential late complication associated with COV...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7450442
Annals of the Royal College of Surgeons of England; Páramo-Zunzunegui J, Ortega-Fernández I et. al.

Aug 17th, 2020 - Spain has been one of the most affected countries by the COVID-19 outbreak. After the high impact of the pandemic, a wide clinical spectrum of late complications associated with COVID-19 are being observed. We report a case of a severe Clostridium...

Early Colectomy Saves Lives in Toxic Megacolon Due to Clostridium difficile Infection.
https://doi.org/10.14423/SMJ.0000000000001118
Southern Medical Journal; Ahmed N, Kuo YH

Jul 3rd, 2020 - The purpose of the study was to evaluate whether early colectomy in patients who have toxic megacolon due to Clostridium difficile colitis reduces mortality. The study was performed using the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality ...

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Guidelines  2 results

Clinical Practice Guidelines for Clostridium difficile Infection in Adults and Children: 201...
https://academic.oup.com/cid/article/66/7/e1/4855916
L Clifford McDonald

Feb 14th, 2018 - Summarized below are recommendations intended to improve the diagnosis and management of Clostridium difficile infection (CDI) in adults and children. CDI is defined by the presence of symptoms (usually diarrhea) and either a stool test positive f.

Management of Clostridium difficile Infection in Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Expert Review f...
https://www.cghjournal.org/article/S1542-3565(16)30989-2/fulltext?code=yjcgh-site
Sahil Khanna

Jan 31st, 2017 - The purpose of this expert review is to synthesize the existing evidence on the management of Clostridium difficile infection in patients with underlying inflammatory bowel disease. The evidence reviewed in this article is a summation of relevant.

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Clinicaltrials.gov  423 results

A Clinical Decision Analysis for Use of Antibiotic Prophylaxis for Nonabsorbable Nasal ...
https://doi.org/10.1177/0194599820988740
Otolaryngology--head and Neck Surgery : Official Journal ... Maul X, Dincer BC et. al.

Feb 16th, 2021 - Nonabsorbable nasal packing is often placed for the treatment of epistaxis or after sinonasal or skull base surgery. Antibiotics are often prescribed to prevent toxic shock syndrome (TSS), a rare, potentially fatal occurrence. However, the risk of...

Diverting Loop Ileostomy for Clostridium Difficile Colitis: A Systematic Review and Met...
https://doi.org/10.1177/0003134820964213
The American Surgeon; Shellito AD, Russell MM

Dec 7th, 2020 - Diverting loop ileostomy (DLI) with colonic lavage has been proposed as an alternative to total abdominal colectomy (TAC) for fulminant Clostridium difficile infection (CDI). Controversy exists regarding the mortality benefit and outcomes of this ...

Meta-analysis of Postoperative Mortality and Morbidity After Total Abdominal Colectomy ...
https://doi.org/10.1097/DCR.0000000000001764
Diseases of the Colon and Rectum; Felsenreich DM, Gachabayov M et. al.

Oct 12th, 2020 - Emergency surgery is often required for fulminant Clostridium difficile colitis. Total abdominal colectomy has been the treatment of choice despite high morbidity and mortality. The aim of this meta-analysis was to evaluate postoperative mortality...

Severe Clostridium difficile colitis as potential late complication associated with COV...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7450442
Annals of the Royal College of Surgeons of England; Páramo-Zunzunegui J, Ortega-Fernández I et. al.

Aug 17th, 2020 - Spain has been one of the most affected countries by the COVID-19 outbreak. After the high impact of the pandemic, a wide clinical spectrum of late complications associated with COVID-19 are being observed. We report a case of a severe Clostridium...

Early Colectomy Saves Lives in Toxic Megacolon Due to Clostridium difficile Infection.
https://doi.org/10.14423/SMJ.0000000000001118
Southern Medical Journal; Ahmed N, Kuo YH

Jul 3rd, 2020 - The purpose of the study was to evaluate whether early colectomy in patients who have toxic megacolon due to Clostridium difficile colitis reduces mortality. The study was performed using the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality ...

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News  59 results

Time Out! A Close Look at Antibiotic Use in Post-acute and Long-term Care
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/902561_1

Oct 1st, 2018 - We choose to go to the moon in this decade and do the other things, not because they are easy, but because they are hard… —John F. Kennedy; Rice University; September 12, 1962 Antibiotic Therapy in Long-term Care As an infectious disease specialis...

Time Out! A Close Look at Antibiotic Use in Post-acute and Long-term Care
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/902561_1

Oct 1st, 2018 - We choose to go to the moon in this decade and do the other things, not because they are easy, but because they are hard… —John F. Kennedy; Rice University; September 12, 1962 Antibiotic Therapy in Long-term Care As an infectious disease specialis...

Time Out! A Close Look at Antibiotic Use in Post-acute and Long-term Care
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/902561

Oct 1st, 2018 - We choose to go to the moon in this decade and do the other things, not because they are easy, but because they are hard… —John F. Kennedy; Rice University; September 12, 1962 Antibiotic Therapy in Long-term Care As an infectious disease specialis...

Time Out! A Close Look at Antibiotic Use in Post-acute and Long-term Care
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/902561

Oct 1st, 2018 - We choose to go to the moon in this decade and do the other things, not because they are easy, but because they are hard… —John F. Kennedy; Rice University; September 12, 1962 Antibiotic Therapy in Long-term Care As an infectious disease specialis...

Poor gut health tied to increased systemic disease risk
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/174330/atopic-dermatitis/poor-gut-health-tied-increased-systemic-disease-risk
Dermatology News; Doug Brunk

Sep 9th, 2018 - LAKE TAHOE, CALIF. – Strong associations exist between intestinal dysbiosis and a wide variety of gut and systemic diseases, according to Mark A.

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