Cdad is considered a severe form of aad it usually affects 10-20 of cases but some more recent studies have suggested that the actual figure may be closer to 3044,45. Cdi is a gram positive, spore-forming rod that was first described in 1935 in newborn infants.
Probiotics in the prevention of antibiotic-associated diarrhea in adults article in international journal of probiotics and prebiotics 8(1)41-44 february 2013 with 45.
В probiotics are a possible solution in the prevention of antibiotic associated diarrhoea. Clostridium difficile infection is increasingly prevalent in todays hospital setting, particularly in elderly patients, in whom 10-20 of such cases occur. 55 the incidence of antibiotic associated diarrhoea depends on the antibiotic used and each individual patients risk factors.
В the prevention of antibiotic-associated diarrhea has been the subject of many investigations, both in children and in adults. Most commonly used probiotics were lactobacillus gg, lactobacillus acidophilus, lactobacillus casei, bifidobacterium ssp, streptococcus ssp, and the yeast saccharomyces boulardii.
В context probiotics are live microorganisms intended to confer a health benefit when consumed. One condition for which probiotics have been advocated is the diarrhea that is a common adverse effect of antibiotic use. Objective to evaluate the evidence for probiotic use in the prevention and treatment of antibiotic-associated diarrhea (aad).
В probiotics are used to treat and prevent a variety of conditions. One area in which probiotics have tremendous potential is the prevention of antibiotic-associated diarrhea (aad). Aad can occur in up to 25 of patients receiving antibiotics, and of these, 25 may develop clostridium difficile infection.