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Faecal microbiota transplantation for <em>Clostridium difficile</em>-associated diarrhoea: a systematic review of randomised controlled trials.

Authors
  • Moayyedi, Paul1
  • Yuan, Yuhong2
  • Baharith, Harith2
  • Ford, Alexander C
  • 1 McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada [email protected] , (Canada)
  • 2 McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada. , (Canada)
Type
Published Article
Journal
The Medical Journal of Australia
Publisher
Australasian Medical Publishing Co. Pty. Ltd.
Publication Date
Aug 21, 2017
Volume
207
Issue
4
Pages
166–172
Identifiers
PMID: 28814204
Source
Medline
Keywords
License
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Abstract

Moderate quality evidence from RCT trials indicates that FMT is more effective in patients with CDAD than vancomycin or placebo. Further investigations are needed to determine the best route of administration and FMT preparation.

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