Surveillance and disease data for Clostridium difficile infections
On 1 January 2016, ECDC started the coordination of surveillance of Clostridium difficile infections (CDI) in acute care hospitals in EU/EEA countries. ECDC’s surveillance protocol provides a standardised tool for hospitals to measure and monitor CDI incidence rates, linking epidemiological and microbiological data.
European surveillance of Clostridium difficile infections - surveillance protocol version 2.3
European Surveillance of Clostridium difficile infections. Surveillance protocol version 2.2
Burden of Six Healthcare-Associated Infections on European Population Health: Estimating Incidence-Based Disability-Adjusted Life Years through a Population Prevalence-Based Modelling Study