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Cytomegalovirus Infections of the Stem Cell Transplant Recipient and Hematologic Malignancy Patient.

Infect Dis Clin North Am 2019 Jun 30;33(2):485-500. Epub 2019 Mar 30.

Division of Infectious Disease, Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, 4523 Clayton Avenue, Box #8051, Saint Louis, MO 63110-1093, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.idc.2019.02.008DOI Listing
June 2019

A national survey of testing and management of asymptomatic carriage of C. difficile.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2019 May 20:1-3. Epub 2019 May 20.

Infectious Disease Society of America Emerging Infections Network,Arlington,Virginia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/ice.2019.109DOI Listing
May 2019

Management of Clostridioides (formerly Clostridium) difficile infection (CDI) in Solid Organ Transplant Recipients: Guidelines from the American Society of Transplantation Community of Practice.

Clin Transplant 2019 Apr 19:e13564. Epub 2019 Apr 19.

Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ctr.13564DOI Listing
April 2019

Clostridium difficile infection increases acute and chronic morbidity and mortality.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2019 Jan 9;40(1):65-71. Epub 2018 Nov 9.

1Department of Medicine,Washington University School of Medicine,St Louis,Missouri.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/ice.2018.280DOI Listing
January 2019

Reply to Million et al.

Clin Infect Dis 2018 Nov;67(11):1799-1800

Edward Hines Jr. VA Hospital, Hines, Illinois.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciy460DOI Listing
November 2018

Clostridium difficile colonization among patients with clinically significant diarrhea and no identifiable cause of diarrhea.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2018 11 18;39(11):1330-1333. Epub 2018 Sep 18.

1Division of Infectious Diseases,Washington University School of Medicine,St. Louis,Missouri.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/ice.2018.225DOI Listing
November 2018

Increasing Age Has Limited Impact on Risk of Infection in an Elderly Population.

Open Forum Infect Dis 2018 Jul 19;5(7):ofy160. Epub 2018 Jul 19.

Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ofid/ofy160DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6054265PMC
July 2018

Clostridium difficile control measures: current and future methods for prevention.

Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2018 02;16(2):121-131

a Division of Infectious Disease , Washington University School of Medicine , St Louis , MO , USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14787210.2018.1429911DOI Listing
February 2018

An Evaluation of the Prevalence of Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococci (VRE) and Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in Hospital Food.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2017 11 27;38(11):1373-1375. Epub 2017 Sep 27.

1Division of Infectious Diseases,Washington University School of Medicine,St Louis,Missouri.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/ice.2017.207DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6261362PMC
November 2017

Reducing Fluoroquinolone Use Is a Key Step in Controlling the Burden of Clostridium difficile Infection.

Gastroenterology 2017 Aug 28;153(2):606-607. Epub 2017 Jun 28.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.gastro.2017.06.048DOI Listing
August 2017

Pathogenicity Locus, Core Genome, and Accessory Gene Contributions to Virulence.

MBio 2017 08 8;8(4). Epub 2017 Aug 8.

Infectious Disease Service, Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, USA

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/mBio.00885-17DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5550754PMC
August 2017

Evaluation of Correlation between Pretest Probability for Clostridium difficile Infection and Clostridium difficile Enzyme Immunoassay Results.

J Clin Microbiol 2017 02 7;55(2):596-605. Epub 2016 Dec 7.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/JCM.02126-16DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5277530PMC
February 2017

Epidemiology of infections following haploidentical peripheral blood hematopoietic cell transplantation.

Transpl Infect Dis 2017 Feb 28;19(1). Epub 2016 Dec 28.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Washington University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, MO, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/tid.12629DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5459579PMC
February 2017

An Evaluation of Food as a Potential Source for Clostridium difficile Acquisition in Hospitalized Patients.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2016 12 3;37(12):1401-1407. Epub 2016 Oct 3.

1Division of Infectious Diseases,Washington University School of Medicine,St. Louis,Missouri.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/ice.2016.218DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5421383PMC
December 2016

Antibodies to Toxin B Are Protective Against Clostridium difficile Infection Recurrence.

Clin Infect Dis 2016 09 30;63(6):730-734. Epub 2016 Jun 30.

Pharmacoepidemiology, Merck & Co, Inc, Kenilworth, New Jersey.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciw364DOI Listing
September 2016

The burden of clostridium difficile infection: estimates of the incidence of CDI from U.S. Administrative databases.

BMC Infect Dis 2016 Apr 22;16:177. Epub 2016 Apr 22.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Washington University School of Medicine, Campus Box 8051, 660 S. Euclid Ave, St. Louis, 63110, MO, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12879-016-1501-7DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4840985PMC
April 2016

Clostridium difficile-Diagnostic and Clinical Challenges.

Clin Chem 2016 Feb 11;62(2):310-4. Epub 2015 Dec 11.

Professor, Microbiology & Immunology, School of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, The University of Western Australia and Senior Clinical Scientist, Department of Microbiology, PathWest Laboratory Medicine, Nedlands, Western Australia, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1373/clinchem.2015.243717DOI Listing
February 2016

Ceftolozane-tazobactam activity against phylogenetically diverse Clostridium difficile strains.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2015 Nov 17;59(11):7084-5. Epub 2015 Aug 17.

Department of Pathology and Immunology, Division of Laboratory and Genomic Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, USA

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/AAC.01670-15DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4604413PMC
November 2015

Diagnosis of Clostridium difficile Infection: Treat the Patient, Not the Test.

JAMA Intern Med 2015 Nov;175(11):1801-2

Department of Pathology and Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamainternmed.2015.4607DOI Listing
November 2015

Clostridium difficile Infection Among Veterans Health Administration Patients.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2015 Sep 5;36(9):1038-45. Epub 2015 Jun 5.

8Sanofi-Pasteur,Lyon,France.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/ice.2015.138DOI Listing
September 2015

The Importance of Colonization with Clostridium difficile on Infection and Transmission.

Curr Infect Dis Rep 2015 Sep;17(9):499

University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA,

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11908-015-0499-0DOI Listing
September 2015

Clostridium Difficile Infection in the United States: A National Study Assessing Preventive Practices Used and Perceptions of Practice Evidence.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2015 Aug 21;36(8):969-71. Epub 2015 Apr 21.

2Department of Internal Medicine,University of Michigan Medical School,Ann Arbor,Michigan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/ice.2015.81DOI Listing
August 2015

Risk Factors for Acquisition and Loss of Clostridium difficile Colonization in Hospitalized Patients.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2015 Aug 18;59(8):4533-43. Epub 2015 May 18.

Department of Pathology & Immunology and Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/AAC.00642-15DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4505269PMC
August 2015

Procedure-specific surgical site infection incidence varies widely within certain National Healthcare Safety Network surgery groups.

Am J Infect Control 2015 Jun 26;43(6):617-23. Epub 2015 Mar 26.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO; Division of Public Health Sciences, Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajic.2015.02.012DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4573529PMC
June 2015

Impact of Clostridium difficile recurrence on hospital readmissions.

Am J Infect Control 2015 Apr 14;43(4):318-22. Epub 2015 Feb 14.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajic.2014.12.020DOI Listing
April 2015

The morbidity, mortality, and costs associated with Clostridium difficile infection.

Infect Dis Clin North Am 2015 Mar;29(1):123-34

Division of Infectious Diseases, Section of Transplant Infectious Diseases, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 South Euclid Avenue, Box 8051, St Louis, MO 63110, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.idc.2014.11.003DOI Listing
March 2015

Phenotypic and genotypic analysis of Clostridium difficile isolates: a single-center study.

J Clin Microbiol 2014 Dec 1;52(12):4260-6. Epub 2014 Oct 1.

Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, USA

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/JCM.02115-14DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4313296PMC
December 2014

Attributable inpatient costs of recurrent Clostridium difficile infections.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2014 Nov 29;35(11):1400-7. Epub 2014 Sep 29.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/678428DOI Listing
November 2014

Clostridium difficile infection in solid organ transplant recipients.

Curr Opin Infect Dis 2014 Aug;27(4):336-41

aDivision of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Tokyo Metropolitan Tama General Medical Center, Tokyo, Japan bDivision of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QCO.0000000000000075DOI Listing
August 2014

Effectiveness of screening hospital admissions to detect asymptomatic carriers of Clostridium difficile: a modeling evaluation.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2014 Aug 20;35(8):1043-50. Epub 2014 Jun 20.

Department of Biomedical and Diagnostic Sciences, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/677162DOI Listing
August 2014

Development and validation of a recurrent Clostridium difficile risk-prediction model.

J Hosp Med 2014 Jul 4;9(7):418-23. Epub 2014 Apr 4.

EviMed Research Group, LLC, Goshen, Massachusetts; School of Public Health and Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jhm.2189DOI Listing
July 2014

Incidence and mortality associated with Clostridium difficile infection at a Japanese tertiary care center.

Anaerobe 2014 Feb 1;25:5-10. Epub 2013 Nov 1.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.anaerobe.2013.10.004DOI Listing
February 2014

The changing epidemiology of Clostridium difficile infection.

Curr Opin Gastroenterol 2014 Jan;30(1):54-62

aDivision of Infection Prevention, Tokyo Metropolitan Tama Medical Center, Tokyo, Japan bDivision of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MOG.0000000000000018DOI Listing
January 2014

MAPK-activated protein kinase 2 contributes to Clostridium difficile-associated inflammation.

Infect Immun 2013 Mar 21;81(3):713-22. Epub 2012 Dec 21.

Departments of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, StLouis, Missouri, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/IAI.00186-12DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3584893PMC
March 2013

Development and evaluation of a novel, semiautomated Clostridium difficile typing platform.

J Clin Microbiol 2013 Feb 21;51(2):621-4. Epub 2012 Nov 21.

Department of Pathology and Immunology, Washington University School of Medicine in St Louis, St Louis, Missouri, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/JCM.02627-12DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3553927PMC
February 2013

A systematic evaluation of methods to optimize culture-based recovery of Clostridium difficile from stool specimens.

Anaerobe 2013 Feb 13;19:39-43. Epub 2012 Dec 13.

Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO 63110, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.anaerobe.2012.12.001DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4146438PMC
February 2013

Assessing colectomies due to Clostridium difficile infection: increases in the community, but not in the referral center.

Am J Infect Control 2012 Oct 30;40(8):778-80. Epub 2012 Jan 30.

Infection Prevention, Barnes Jewish Hospital, St Louis, MO, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajic.2011.09.010DOI Listing
October 2012

Burden of Clostridium difficile on the healthcare system.

Clin Infect Dis 2012 Aug;55 Suppl 2:S88-92

Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/cid/cis335DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3388018PMC
August 2012

A multicenter study of Clostridium difficile infection-related colectomy, 2000-2006.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2012 May 20;33(5):470-6. Epub 2012 Mar 20.

Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/665318DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3657463PMC
May 2012

Frequent hospital readmissions for Clostridium difficile infection and the impact on estimates of hospital-associated C. difficile burden.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2012 Jan 11;33(1):20-8. Epub 2011 Nov 11.

Division of Infectious Diseases and Health Policy Research Institute, University of California Irvine School of Medicine, Irvine, California, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/663209DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3657466PMC
January 2012

Clostridium difficile in the ICU: the struggle continues.

Chest 2011 Dec;140(6):1643-1653

Pulmonary and Critical Care Division, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1378/chest.11-0556DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3231962PMC
December 2011

Impact of clinical symptoms on interpretation of diagnostic assays for Clostridium difficile infections.

J Clin Microbiol 2011 Aug 22;49(8):2887-93. Epub 2011 Jun 22.

Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 S. Euclid, Box 8051, St. Louis, MO 63110, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/JCM.00891-11DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3147743PMC
August 2011

Prevention of healthcare‐associated Clostridium difficile infection: what works?

Authors:
Erik R Dubberke

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2010 Nov;31 Suppl 1:S38-41

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 S Euclid Avenue, St. Louis, MO 63110, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/655985DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3648222PMC
November 2010

Multicenter study of Clostridium difficile infection rates from 2000 to 2006.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2010 Oct;31(10):1030-7

Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, Box 8051, 660 South Euclid, St Louis, MO 63110, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/656245DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3648217PMC
October 2010

Recognition and prevention of hospital-associated enteric infections in the intensive care unit.

Crit Care Med 2010 Aug;38(8 Suppl):S324-34

Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CCM.0b013e3181e69f05DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3657464PMC
August 2010

Clostridium difficile infection: a re-emerging threat.

Mo Med 2009 Jul-Aug;106(4):287-91

Infectious Diseases Division, Washington University of School of Medicine, USA.

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October 2009

The A, B, BI, and Cs of Clostridium difficile.

Authors:
Erik R Dubberke

Clin Infect Dis 2009 Oct;49(8):1148-52

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/605639DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3649764PMC
October 2009

Clostridium difficile infection in the intensive care unit.

Infect Dis Clin North Am 2009 Sep;23(3):727-43

Division of Infectious Diseases, Departments of Medicine and Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 S. Euclid Avenue, Campus Box 8051, St. Louis, MO 63110-1093, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.idc.2009.04.011DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2726831PMC
September 2009

Review of current literature on the economic burden of Clostridium difficile infection.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2009 Jan;30(1):57-66

Infectious Diseases Division, Department of Medicine, Washington University in St. Louis, School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 63110, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/592981DOI Listing
January 2009

Trends in Disease: Epidemiology and Intervention.

Infect Med 2009 ;26(7):211-220

Division of infectious diseases, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4165518PMC
January 2009

Clostridium difficile infection in solid organ transplant recipients.

Curr Opin Organ Transplant 2008 Dec;13(6):592-600

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MOT.0b013e3283186b51DOI Listing
December 2008