Impact of end stage kidney disease on costs and outcomes of Clostridium difficile infection

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Abhinav Goyal; Kshitij Chatterjee; Sujani Yadlapati; Janani Rangaswami;
(2017)
  • Publisher: Elsevier
  • Journal: International Journal of Infectious Diseases (issn: 1201-9712, eissn: 1878-3511)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1016/j.ijid.2017.06.013
  • Subject: Clostridium difficile | End-stage renal disease | End-stage kidney disease | Cost | Outcomes | Infectious and parasitic diseases | RC109-216

Objectives: To assess the impact of end stage kidney disease (ESKD) on the outcomes of Clostridium difficile infection (CDI), including complications of infection, length of hospital stay, overall mortality, and healthcare burden. Methods: The National Inpatient Samp... View more
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