- Hand hygiene with soap and water is superior to alcohol rub and antiseptic wipes for removal of Clostridium difficileMatthew T Oughton
Department of Medicine, Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 30:939-44. 2009..To evaluate common hand hygiene methods for efficacy in removing Clostridium difficile...
- Fourteen-genome comparison identifies DNA markers for severe-disease-associated strains of Clostridium difficileVincenzo Forgetta
Department of Human Genetics, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
J Clin Microbiol 49:2230-8. 2011..The genetic markers identified illustrate the potential of comparative genomics for the discovery of diagnostic DNA-based targets that are species specific or associated with multiple SDA strains...