Evolving Strategies for the Management of Recurrent C. difficile Infection in Patients with IBD
Miguel D. Regueiro, MD, FACG
Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine
Robert Orenstein, DO
Chair, Infectious Diseases
Mayo Clinic Arizona
Monika Fischer, MD, MSc
Associate Professor of Medicine
Indiana University Health
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This educational activity is specifically designed for gastroenterologists, hospitalists, internal medicine specialists, and other health-care professionals (physicians-in-training, nurses, pharmacists, physician assistants, etc.) involved and/or interested in the therapeutic management of patients with IBD.
After participating in this activity, learners should be better able to:
- Describe the epidemiology, burden, and management challenges associated with initial and recurrent CDIs in patients with IBD
- Assess the efficacy and safety data associated with current and emerging non-antibiotic therapies for the management and prevention of recurrent CDI
- Implement appropriate, evidence-based strategies for the management and prevention of recurrent CDIs in patients with IBD
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Release Date: December 30, 2022
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Miguel D. Regueiro, MD, FACG: Consultant—AbbVie, Amgen, Arena, Celgene, Janssen, Genentech, Gilead, Lilly, Miraca Labs, Pfizer, Salix, Shire, Seres, Takeda, UCB
Robert Orenstein, DO: Grant/Research Support—Ferring, Finch Therapeutics; Speaker’s Bureau—Ferring
Monika Fischer, MD, MSc: Advisory Board—AbbVie, Janssen, Pfizer, Takeda, Bristol Myers Squibb, Rebiotix; DSM Board—Rebiotix
Susie Seaman, NP, MSN, CWCN, CWS (nurse planner)
Wound Clinic, Family Health Centers of San Diego
San Diego, California
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Supported by an independent educational grant from Seres Therapeutics, Inc., & Aimmune Therapeutics.