Clinical Practice Guideline: Prevention and Management of Clostridioides (Clostridium) difficile Infection (CDI)

Brief Description: C. difficile is a spore-forming, gram-positive, anaerobic bacillus that produces toxins. It accounts for up to 25% of episodes of antibiotic-associated diarrhea and is the most common cause of healthcare-associated diarrhea. This guideline specifically references the transmission, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of C. difficile.