VIDEO: Physicians should not ‘undertreat’ IBD patients with C. difficile infection

VIDEO: Physicians should not ‘undertreat’ IBD patients with C. difficile infection

In this Healio Gastroenterology video exclusive, Jessica R. Allegretti, MD, MPH, director of the fecal microbiota center at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, discussed treatment options for recurrence for Clostridioides difficile infection.Allegretti moderated the symposium at Advances in Inflammatory Bowel Diseases 2021.She said physicians need to be aware of the testing they are using when looking for C. difficile in patients with IBD.“We also discussed the importance of not undertreating the patient’s inflammatory bowel disease,” she said. “The C. diff is likelyRead More

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