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Abstract

UNLABELLED: Clostridium difficile is the primary cause of healthcare-associated diarrhoea globally and produces spores which are resistant to commonly used biocides and are able persist on contaminated surfaces for months. This study examined the effect o

DOI

10.1111/lam.12768

Publication Date

2017-05-27

Publication Title

Lett Appl Microbiol

Volume

65

Issue

3

First Page

199

Last Page

205

Embargo Period

2018-06-22

Organisational Unit

Peninsula Dental School

Keywords

Clostridium difficile, biocide, spores, sublethal, transmission, viability, Clostridioides difficile, Cross Infection, Disinfectants, Enterocolitis, Pseudomembranous, Hospitals, Humans, Hydrophobic and Hydrophilic Interactions, Microbial Viability, Spores

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