Pediatrics. 2013 Jan;131(1):196-200. doi: 10.1542/peds.2012-2992. Epub 2012 Dec 31.
Clostridium difficile infection in infants and children.
Infections caused by Clostridium difficile in hospitalized children are increasing. The recent publication of clinical practice guidelines for C difficile infection in adults did not address issues that are specific to children. The purpose of this policy statement is to provide the pediatrician with updated information and recommendations about C difficile infections affecting pediatric patients.
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