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Society guideline links: Clostridium difficile infection

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Mary M Torchia, MD
Elinor L Baron, MD, DTMH


This topic includes links to society and government-sponsored guidelines from selected countries and regions around the world. We will update these links periodically; newer versions of some guidelines may be available on each society's website. Some societies may require users to log in to access their guidelines.

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Canadian Paediatric Society (CPS): Position statement on Clostridium difficile in paediatric populations (2014)

Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC): Clostridium difficile infection – Infection prevention and control guidance for management in acute care settings (2013)


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Literature review current through: Aug 2017. | This topic last updated: Mar 16, 2017.
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