more focus on treating Clostridium difficile
You'll see more focus on treating Clostridium difficile.
These GI infections are more common and harder to treat...partly due to a more virulent strain. Widespread reliance on hand gels might be adding to the problem because they don't kill C. diff spores.
The risk of recurrence is up to 25% after the first episode...and up to 65% after the second episode.