Prediction of Clostridium difficile colonization in admitted patients.Step 2 of ERASE CDI
Clinical Trial Information
Trial Contact: See Principal Investigator
IRB No: 15.034.03
Principal Investigator: Steven G. Rothrock, MD
Age Group: Adult
This study will be performed to determine if previously described criteria (ERASE) can predict Clostridium difficile colonization in patients admitted to the hospital and to determine the overall rate.
A convenience sample of 300 patients who are admitted to the hospital via the ED aged 18 years old and older will be enrolled.