Study Title and Description
Probiotics for treatment of Clostridium difficile-associated colitis in adults.
Key Questions Addressed
|10||Key Question 10 - Reviews and Meta-analyses|
Primary Publication Information
|Title||Probiotics for treatment of Clostridium difficile-associated colitis in adults.|
|Author||Pillai A., Nelson R.|
|Country||Cleveland Clinic, Digestive Diseases Center, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA. firstname.lastname@example.org|
Pubmed ID: 18254055
Secondary Publication Information
There are currently no secondary publications defined for this study.
Extraction Form: Reviews and Meta-analyses (Table C12)
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|Question... Follow Up||Answer||Follow-up Answer|
|Focus of Review||Treatment|
|Title/Question Patient Population||Probiotics for treatment of C. difficile-associated colitis in adults Adults with recurrent CDI|
|# of Studies Patient N||4 trials|
|Comparators||Use of probiotics, multiple forms, versus placebo|
|Outcomes Followup||Resolution of diarrhea, negative stool for toxin assay or culture|
|Results||Insufficient evidence to support use. Studies were small and lacked power.|
No baseline characteristics have been defined for this extraction form.
Results & Comparisons
No Results found.
|Arm or Total||Title||Description||Comments|
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