Clostridium difficile infection: guidance on management and treatment

Options, agents, recommendations and algorithms for the treatment of Clostridium difficile (C. difficile) infection.



This guidance covers:

  • a summary of the evidence base and the treatment options for mild, moderate, severe and recurring disease
  • description and summary of agents other than metronidazole, vancomycin or fidaxomicin
  • recommendations
  • treatment algorithms

This document supersedes the relevant sections of Clostridium difficile infection: How to deal with the problem, published in January 2009.