C. difficile Colitis: What the Surgeon Should Know


PG Colon Course – Rocco Ricciardi

C. diff–27 sec http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15238490
trend changes–2:24 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=15116

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    SAGES Webmaster on Jul 21, 2010
    This video was accepted for presentation at the 2009 SAGES Scientific Session via a peer-review process

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