Clostridium difficile infection

Blog: Special 15th Anniversary Collection from Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Oct. 11, 2017

Celebrate this milestone with a look back at landmark articles, commentaries and reviews. Read more on the AGA Journals blog.

Study Finds C. Diff Infections on the Rise, FMT Most Promising Treatment

July 5, 2017

AGA is tracking outcomes of fecal microbiota transplantation through an observational registry.

Connecting the Dots Between Antibiotics, Diet and the Gut Microbiome

June 27, 2017

AGA expert Dr. Eugene Chang spoke to U.S. News & World Report about how antibiotics alter the gut microbiome and the role of diet in restoring gut health.

Timely Use of Probiotics in Hospitalized Adults Prevents C difficile Infection: A Systematic Review

June 1, 2017

Dr. Nicole T Shen discusses her manuscript "Timely Use of Probiotics in Hospitalized Adults Prevents Clostridium difficile Infection: A Systematic Review With Meta-Regression Analysis," for the June 2017 issue of Gastroenterology. To view manuscript click here: http://bit.ly/2rl46Gk.

Timely Use of Probiotics in Hospitalized Adults Prevents Clostridium difficile Infection: A Systematic Review With Meta-Regression Analysis

June 1, 2017

We performed an updated systematic review to help guide clinical practice.

IBD: When C. Diff Strikes

April 4, 2017

Gut dysbiosis predisposes patients to infection. Read more in this AGA-MedPage Today Reading Room article.

What is the Active Ingredient in FMT for C. diff Infection?

March 14, 2017

Sterile fecal filtrates — containing bacterial debris, proteins, antimicrobial compounds, metabolic products and microbial DNA, rather than intact microorganisms — appear to be effective.
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Tools for Management of C. Diff in IBD

Feb. 9, 2017

AGA Clinical Practice Update, patient guide and community discussion will help you in the treatment of C. diff in IBD.

IBD 110: Clostridium Difficile (C. Diff) in IBD Patients

Feb. 8, 2017

This patient guide will help patients with IBD diagnosed with C. diff better understand the treatment options that are available for them.

A Rare Cause of Painful Skin Rash in Crohn’s Disease

Jan. 26, 2017

What's your diagnosis for this Gastro clinical image challenge?

The New Gastroenterologist Examines FMT

Nov. 30, 2016

Read about the gut microbiome, pursuing a career in academic medicine and the basics of coding in the fall issue.

GI Patient Education Materials at Your Fingertips

Oct. 31, 2016

As an AGA member, you have free, quick and easy access to the new AGA Patient INFO Center’s robust library of GI patient education materials.

Attendee Shares Experience from DDW® 2016 Active Learning Session on the Gut Microbiome

Aug. 2, 2016

Dr. Markham provides an overview of the AGA-American Gut Project session at Digestive Disease Week 2016 focusing on the gut microbiome.

Clostridium Difficile 104: Testing (Spanish)

June 29, 2016

Clostridium Difficile 105: Treatment (Spanish)

June 29, 2016

Clostridium Difficile 106: FMT Details (Spanish)

June 29, 2016

Clostridium Difficile 103: Risk Factors (Spanish)

June 29, 2016

All Clostridium Difficile (Spanish)

June 29, 2016

Clostridium Difficile 102: Symptoms (Spanish)

June 29, 2016

Clostridium Difficile 101: What is Clostridium Difficile (C. Diff)? (Spanish)

June 29, 2016

Clostridium Difficile (C. Diff) 107: Complications (Spanish)

June 29, 2016

Clostridium Difficile 105: Treatment

June 15, 2016

Clostridium Difficile 103: Risk Factors

June 15, 2016

Clostridium Difficile 101: What is Clostridium Difficile (C. Diff)?

June 15, 2016