Study Title and Description
Probiotics for Clostridium difficile-associated diarrhea: focus on Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG and Saccharomyces boulardii.
Key Questions Addressed
|10||Key Question 10 - Reviews and Meta-analyses|
Primary Publication Information
|Title||Probiotics for Clostridium difficile-associated diarrhea: focus on Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG and Saccharomyces boulardii.|
|Country||Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Patient Support Service (119), 7305 North Military Trail, West Palm Beach, FL 33410, USA. email@example.com|
Pubmed ID: 17595306
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 C. difficile- associated diarrhea: focus on Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG and Saccharomyces boulardii|
|# of Studies Patient N||7 articles, care report to blinded trials|
|Results||Sparse evidence. Risks may outweigh benefits for debilitated and immunosuppressed patients, which are those most at risk for recurrent CDI.|
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Results & Comparisons
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|Arm or Total||Title||Description||Comments|
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