Larry K. Kociolek, MD, MSCI

Dr Kociolek is the associate medical director of infection prevention and control at the Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago and assistant professor of pediatrics at the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in Illinois.

Most Recent Articles by Larry K. Kociolek, MD, MSCI

<i>Clostridium difficile</i> Infection in the Intensive Care Setting

Clostridium difficile Infection in the Intensive Care Setting

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It is important to understand the relative severity of CDI in patients in the ICU because it effects treatment decisions. However, primary prevention remains a vitally important strategy to limit morbidity and mortality related to CDI in this vulnerable patient population.

Updated <i>C difficile</i> Infection Clinical Guidance From IDSA/SHEA

Updated C difficile Infection Clinical Guidance From IDSA/SHEA

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New guidelines for Clostridium difficile infection call for increased attention to the proper diagnosis and treatment of infectious diseases to guard against the unwarranted use of antibiotic drugs.

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