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Intervention Protocol

Probiotics for the prevention of Clostridium difficile associated diarrhea in adults and children

  1. Brad C Johnston1,*,
  2. Kristian Thorlund2

Editorial Group: Cochrane Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Functional Bowel Disorders Group

Published Online: 21 JAN 2009

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD006095.pub2

How to Cite

Johnston BC, Thorlund K. Probiotics for the prevention of Clostridium difficile associated diarrhea in adults and children (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2009, Issue 1. Art. No.: CD006095. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD006095.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Alberta, Department of Medicine, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

  2. 2

    Copenhagen Trial Unit, Centre for Clinical Intervention Research, Department 3344, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark

*Brad C Johnston, Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, 4049 Research Transition Facility, 8309 - 114 Street, Edmonton, Alberta, T6G 2E1, Canada. bjohnston@med.ualberta.ca. b.johnston@ualberta.ca.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 21 JAN 2009

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Abstract

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This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

To assess the efficacy and safety of probiotics, (any strain or dose) for the prevention of C. difficile-associated diarrhea in adults and children.