C. diff Perspectives: Diagnostics Dilemmas and Effective Testing Strategies

Dr. Susan Butler-Wu, PhD
Director of Medieal Microbiology
LAC+USC Medical Center

As our understanding of C. difficile and C. difficile infection (CDI) continues to evolve, clinical labs find themselves at the center of a shifting debate that carries implications for infection control, hospital reimbursement, public reporting, and most importantly, patient care. This webinar - the final in the three-part series - delves into diagnostic dilemmas, addresses current controversies in test­ing methodology, and presents testing strategies that account for the strengths and limitations of current technologies