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All three hospitals are worse than average on C. difficile infections, and deaths from serious treatable complications after surgery.
The incidence of C. difficile infection in England declined by 80 percent after 2006, when strict hospital sanitation and antibiotic prescription controls were both implemented.
Fecal transplants are already being used to treat stubborn colon infections of Clostridium difficile bacteria, notes immunotherapy researcher Alexandra Snyder of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York City.
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