Clostridium difficile Infections: Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prevention
Nonstandard Interventions to Reduce CDI Recurrence Rates
A significantly lower rate of CDI recurrence was reported in two studies following administration of the prebiotic oligofructose or a monoclonal antibody to C. difficile toxins A and B. In both studies, the recurrence rate of CDI was approximately three times as great in subjects on placebo compared with the intervention.
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