Table 2

Number of samples tested and CDI episodes distributed according to age groups
Age group (years) Samples tested for CD toxins CDI episodes (%)
18-40 920 31 (3.4)
41-60 1248 63 (5)
61-80 1866 160 (8.6)
>80 917 148 (16.1)
Total 4951 402 (8.1)

CD = Clostridium difficile.

CDI = Clostridium difficile infection.

Di Bella et al.

Di Bella et al. BMC Infectious Diseases 2013 13:146   doi:10.1186/1471-2334-13-146

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