• FMT safe, well tolerated for recurrent CDI in IBD

    14 days ago - By Healio

    Fecal microbiota transplantation for recurrent Clostridioides difficile infection in patients with inflammatory bowel disease was safe and well tolerated and resulted in a high rate of C. difficile decolonization, according to a study published in Gastroenterology.
    “Additionally, positioning FMT earlier in the treatment course for patients with IBD-CDI may improve FMT failure rates,” Jessica R. Allegretti, MD, MPH, of the Brigham and Women's Hospital Crohn's and Colitis Center, and colleagues wrote.
    Researchers performed an open-label prospective, single-arm cohort study
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