Monthly Archive: December 2012


When Collaborating to Control Sources of C. Difficile and Other GI Pathogens in Your Facility, Don’t Overlook Endoscopy

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Where are you more likely to encounter GI secretions and bacteria than in GI endoscopy? The CDC reports that costs and mortality risks related to the GI borne bacteria C. difficile remain at historically high levels, with a vast majority related to exposure in health care settings. In a recent report, CDC researchers attribute environmental exposure …

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