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Rashmeet Bhogal

Lead pharmacist, anti-infectives, Heart of England Foundation Trust, Birmingham

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  • Identifying antibiotics associated with Clostridium difficile infection Subscription

    28 APR 2017

    The increase in Clostridium difficile infections (CDI) in the early 1990s was associated with the widespread use of clindamycin, cephalosporins and quinolones. A nationwide drive to implement strict antimicrobial stewardship guidelines has changed the nature of the antibiotics associated with C. difficile. As a result, in NHS England and the Heart of England Foundation Trust (HEFT), C. difficile incidence has decreased by over 75% from 2007 to 2017, because of chang

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