- Incidence of and risk factors for community-associated Clostridium difficile infection: a nested case-control studyJennifer L Kuntz
Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Portland, OR, USA
BMC Infect Dis 11:194. 2011..The purpose of this study was to examine the epidemiology of CA-CDI, by estimating the incidence of CA-CDI and HA-CDI, identifying patient-related risk factors for CA-CDI, and describing adverse health outcomes of CA-CDI...
- Epidemiology and healthcare costs of incident Clostridium difficile infections identified in the outpatient healthcare settingJennifer L Kuntz
Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Portland, Oregon 97227, USA
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 33:1031-8. 2012..To describe the epidemiology and healthcare costs of Clostridium difficile infection (CDI) identified in the outpatient setting...
- Clostridium difficile infection, Colorado and the northwestern United States, 2007Jennifer L Kuntz
Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Portland, OR 97227, USA
Emerg Infect Dis 18:960-2. 2012..Incidence was 14.9 C. difficile infections per 10,000 patient-years. Extrapolating this rate to US adults, we estimate that 284,875 C. difficile infections occurred during 2007...