Study Title and Description
Are probiotic or synbiotic preparations effective for the management of clostridium difficile-associated or radiation-induced diarrhea?
Key Questions Addressed
|10||Key Question 10 - Reviews and Meta-analyses|
Primary Publication Information
|Title||Are probiotic or synbiotic preparations effective for the management of clostridium difficile-associated or radiation-induced diarrhea?|
|Author||Eddins C., Gray M.|
|Country||Advanced Practice Nurse, Wound Care Team, University of Virginia Health Care Center, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA.|
|Year||-- Not Found --|
Pubmed ID: 18199939
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||Probiotic or symbiotics for ADD, CDI, or radiation- induced diarrhea All patients|
|# of Studies Patient N||CDI:1 systematic review, 6 trials|
|Results||Sparse evidence may reduce risk for CDI or recurrence.|
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Results & Comparisons
No Results found.
|Arm or Total||Title||Description||Comments|
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