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Friday, December 23, 2016 Written by Dr. Erminia Casari

Clostridium difficile: Improvements in Patient Management Use of Standalone Rapid Molecular Test in Acute Hospital Setting

Real-World Workshop Series Webinar - December 2012

Presenter: Dr. Erminia Casari

In this webinar, Dr. Erminia Casari shares details on the positive impacts realized at Humanitas Acute hospital in Milan, after their successful implementation of rapid molecular testing. Dr. Casari’s presentation highlights relevant key patient management elements, including:

  • Impact of the new testing technology in patient management
  • Hospital cost savings derived from reduced patient length-of-stay
  • Reduction in repeat testing and reduced time for accurate CDI diagnosis
  • Improvement in antimicrobial stewardship.