Background: Limited and wide-ranging data are available on the recurrent Clostridioides difficile infection (rCDI) incidence rate. Methods: We performed a cohort study with the aim to assess the incidence of and risk factors for rCDI. Adult patients with a first CDI, hospitalized in 15 Italian hospitals, were prospectively included and followed-up for 30 d after the end of antimicrobial treatment for their first CDI. A case–control study was performed to identify risk factors associated

Prospective study on incidence, risk factors and outcome of recurrent clostridioides difficile infections

Granata G.;Bartoletti M.;Bassetti M.;Fossati S.;Mussini C.;Viale P.;
2021

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Background: Limited and wide-ranging data are available on the recurrent Clostridioides difficile infection (rCDI) incidence rate. Methods: We performed a cohort study with the aim to assess the incidence of and risk factors for rCDI. Adult patients with a first CDI, hospitalized in 15 Italian hospitals, were prospectively included and followed-up for 30 d after the end of antimicrobial treatment for their first CDI. A case–control study was performed to identify risk factors associated
Granata G.; Petrosillo N.; Adamoli L.; Bartoletti M.; Bartoloni A.; Basile G.; Bassetti M.; Bonfanti P.; Borromeo R.; Ceccarelli G.; De Luca A.M.; Di Bella S.; Fossati S.; Franceschini E.; Gentile I.; Giacobbe D.R.; Giacometti E.; Ingrassia F.; Lagi F.; Lobreglio G.; Lombardi A.; Lupo L.I.; Luzzati R.; Maraolo A.E.; Mikulska M.; Mondelli M.U.; Mularoni A.; Mussini C.; Oliva A.; Pandolfo A.; Rogati C.; Trapani F.F.; Venditti M.; Viale P.; Caraffa E.; Cataldo M.A.
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