The need for robust stewardship practices gains prominence in protecting patients from unnecessary antibiotic use, improving outcomes, and curbing the rise of antibiotic-resistant bacteria, especially Clostridioides difficile.
AGD Subject Code: 010
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Define antibiotic stewardship.
- Discuss the risks of Clostridioides difficile infection.
- Identify treatments for C. difficile.
This course was published in the September 2023 issue and expires September 2026. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.