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Clinical Study

Outcomes and Risk Factors Associated with Clostridium difficile Diarrhea in Hospitalized Adult Patients

Table 5

Factors associated with poor prognosis among 75 hospitalized adult patients with Clostridium difficile colitis according to multivariate logistic regression.

VariableOR (95% CI)P value

Enteral tube feeding3.75 (1.24–11.29)0.01

Variables entered into the model: enteral tube feeding and initial plasma albumin concentration. OR: odds ratio; 95% CI: 95% confidence interval.
Composite endpoint that includes in-hospital mortality, ICU admission, and treatment failure.

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