Are Urine Droplets From Shared Toilets a Hidden Source of Bacterial Transmission in Health Care Settings?
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Are Urine Droplets From Shared Toilets a Hidden Source of Bacterial Transmission in Health Care Settings?

In health care settings where toilets are shared, toilet droplets generated during urination may be a hidden source of carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae (CR-KP) transmission. In addition, the application of a novel foam layer into a…

RBX2660 Reduces Recurrent C difficile Infections in Patients With Comorbid Conditions
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RBX2660 Reduces Recurrent C difficile Infections in Patients With Comorbid Conditions

Treatment with investigational, microbiota-based, live biotherapeutic RBX2660 reduced recurrent Clostridioides difficile infection (rCDI) in patients with rCDI and comorbid conditions, according to research presented at the American College of Gastroenterology (ACG) 2021 Annual Meeting, held…