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- Sun, Su-ju, et al. Show all 13 Authors
- Anaerobe 2019 v.56 pp. 116-123
- Chinese people; Clostridium difficile; antibiotic resistance; death; diarrhea; digestive system; epidemiological studies; humans; infants; polymerase chain reaction; ribotypes
- ... Clostridioides difficile is a colonizer of the human gut; asymptomatic colonization has been reported to be more common in infants and is highly variable across regions even with no symptoms of diarrhea or death. Antibiotic treatment strategies might increase the antibiotic resistance of C. difficile. We performed a one-point study involving 1098 healthy infants (0–36 months) to address the defici ...