In the news – Cost of Clostridium difficile Infections

In the news – Cost of Clostridium difficile Infections


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In the news – Cost of Clostridium difficile Infections

Hospital-acquired infections (HAIs) are a costly burden for healthcare services. In the USA, Clostridium difficile infections are one of the top five most common HAIs, costing around $11,285 per case to treat, which equals out to an astonishing $1.51 billion in increased annual costs to the American healthcare system.