Clostridium difficile: An old bug with a new twist

By Calin S. Moucha, MD, and Lisa L. Dever, MD

While orthopaedic surgeons and infectious disease specialists are diligently treating surgical wound infections caused by multidrug-resistant bacteria, an old enemy, Clostridium difficile, is causing troubles elsewhere.

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