Colorectal Cancer News in Brief: September 19

In hospitals, clostridum difficile spores are found on bedrails and other objects in patient rooms.  Immune response, shown by lymphocytes in and near tumors predicts better outcomes for patients with colorectal cancer. In other news, the NIH Medline Plus helps…  Read More

Three-Point Rule Guides Which C-Diff Infections May Recur

About one in five patients with Clostridium difficile (C. difficile) infection will have that infection come back.  Doctors have developed a simple, three-point rule that can help identify those patients most at risk for recurrence. Patients who are most likely to…  Read More