What Is Clostridium difficile?
Provides basic information about the common intestinal bacterium that can cause colitis and diarrhea when a person's normal intestinal flora is altered, generally due to the overuse of antibiotics.
CDC: Clostridium Difficile Infections
Offers fact sheets devoted to Clostridium Difficile infections in healthcare settings, including a general overview plus specific recommendations for health professionals.
Clostridium difficile-Associated Diarrhea
Case study from the American Academy of Family Physicians. Includes sections on risk factors for C. difficile infection, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention.
Clostridium difficile - Pathogen or Pest?
Canadian Paediatric Society position statement reviewing the literature on C. difficile in childhood diarrhea, and providing recommendations for diagnosis and therapy.
eMedicine.com: Clostridium Difficile Colitis
Offers clinical notes, differentials, treatment options, and follow-up care for the antibiotic-associated diarrhea and colitis caused by Clostridium difficile.
Educating the public on Clostridium difficile infection (CDI), also know as Clostridium difficile-associated disease (CDAD).
Sanger Trust: Clostridium difficile
Information about the sequencing of Clostridium difficile strain 630, a worldwide nosocomial pathogen causing disease ranging from antibiotic-associated diarrhoea to life-threatening pseudomembranous colitis.