_Clostridium difficile_: A Growing Threat

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_Clostridium difficile_: A Growing Threat

C. difficile is among the fastest growing and threatening pathogens in the U.S. and abroad. It is imperative that healthcare professionals educate themselves about this organism, learn to quickly identify and appropriately care for patients infected with C. diff, and strictly follow infection prevention and control measures to fight this growing threat.

Program Highlights

  • Discuss the growing prevalence and severity of Clostridium difficile-Associated Disease (CDAD), also known as Clostridium difficile Infection (CDI)

  • Specify the risk factors for acquiring CDAD

  • Identify and appropriately care for patients infected with C. difficile

  • Discuss strategies to prevent the transmission of C. difficile

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Learning Objective

Educate healthcare professionals on how to prevent transmission, as well as identify and care for patients at risk or infected with C. difficile

Program Includes
  • Bonus Resource CD
  • Approved for Continuing Education
  • 10 Question Post Test with Answer Key
  • Study Guide
  • Learning Tools Included

Clinical Advisors

  • Patricia A. Byers, RM, M (ASCP), CIC

  • Erik R. Dubberke, MD

  • Jennie L. Mayfield, BSN, MPH, CIC

  • Keith A. Rains, RN, BSN, CIC

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