C Difficile claiming lives in Canada

There seems to be an emerging problem with C Difficile in Canada, claiming “more lives than SARS”. Typically, this is an antibiotic-associated infection treated with flagyl or oral vancomycin. Oral bacitracin and lactobacillus for refractory cases are being studied.

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