• Fidaxomicin use for Clostridioides difficile in pediatrics: Is it all SUNSHINE and roses?

    1 month ago - By Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society

    Title: Fidaxomicin use for Clostridioides difficile in pediatrics: Is it all SUNSHINE and roses?
    Reviewing: Wolf J, Kalocsai K, Fortuny C, et al. Safety and efficacy of fidaxomicin and vancomycin in children and adolescents with Clostridioides difficile infection: a phase 3, multicenter, randomized, single-blind clinical trial. Clin Infect Dis. 2019.
    Author: Shaina Hecht, MD, Fellow, Infectious Diseases, Nationwide Children's Hospital Reviewers: Sandra Arnold MD, MSc
    Amanda Green MD
    Background:
    There is evidence that the incidence of Clostridioides difficile infection in pediatrics is...
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