Diet for Treating C-Difficile

what it is, how it is transmitted, result of antibiotics facilities, LTC spreads prevent vs treat medications + diet

Concerns

diarrhea leads to weight loss and dehydration patient already frail

Initial Phase

IV, enteral nutrition, clear liquids 1-3 days not enough nutrition helps to calm down bowels

not enough nutrition in BRAT diet see LTC article

probiotics - can't prevent infection but can help with diarrhea

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