J Clin Gastroenterol 2021 Sep 9. Epub 2021 Sep 9.
Departments of Medicine Gastroenterology and Hepatology Library Services, Cleveland Clinic Foundation Department of Medicine, University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center, Cleveland, OH Department of Medicine, UPMC, Pittsburgh, PA Department of Radiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL Department of Medicine, Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center, Medford, OR Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Faridkot, Punjab, India.
Goals: The aim was to assess the effectiveness of fecal microbiota transplantation (FMT) against medical therapy (MT).
Background: FMT has shown good outcomes in the treatment of Clostridium difficile infection (CDI). We aimed to conduct a systematic review and meta-analysis to compare the effectiveness of FMT versus MT for CDI. Read More