Clostridium difficile Infections – Hospital Admissions in PA
Report Data: 2017
What's In This Report
This brief focuses on hospitalizations related to Clostridium difficile Infections (CDI). These infections can cause severe suffering and can be life threatening. They are characterized by watery diarrhea, fever and abdominal discomfort.
Patients with a CDI often have higher in-hospital mortality and readmission rates and tend to stay in the hospital longer.
View the major takeaways from this report including key statistics, figures, and more.