Intervention Protocol

Fecal transplantation for recurrent or refractory Clostridium difficile diarrhea

  1. Rajveer Hundal2,
  2. Zain Kassam3,
  3. Jennie Johnstone4,
  4. Christine Lee5,
  5. John K Marshall1,*

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

Published Online: 7 SEP 2011

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD009295


How to Cite

Hundal R, Kassam Z, Johnstone J, Lee C, Marshall JK. Fecal transplantation for recurrent or refractory Clostridium difficile diarrhea (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2011, Issue 9. Art. No.: CD009295. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD009295.

Author Information

  1. 1

    McMaster University, Division of Gastroenterology, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

  2. 2

    McMaster University, PGY-1 Internal Medicine, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

  3. 3

    McMaster University, PGY-2 Internal Medicine, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

  4. 4

    McMaster University, 3200 MDCL, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

  5. 5

    McMaster University, St. Joseph's Healthcare, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

*John K Marshall, Division of Gastroenterology, McMaster University, 1200 Main Street West, 2F59, Hamilton, Ontario, L8N 3Z5, Canada. marshllj@mcmaster.ca.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New
  2. Published Online: 7 SEP 2011

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Abstract

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  2. Abstract

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

To assess the efficacy and safety of fecal transplantation via any modality (nasogastric tube, enema or colonoscopy) as treatment for recurrent Clostridium difficile-associated diarrhea.