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Volume 9, Number 6—June 2003

Fluoroquinolone Use and Clostridium difficile–Associated Diarrhea

Margaret E. McCusker*, Anthony D. Harris†, Eli N. Perencevich†, and Mary-Claire Roghmann*†Comments to Author 
Author affiliations: *University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland, USA; †Veterans Affairs Maryland Health Care System, Baltimore, Maryland, USA

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Table 3

Multivariable model of risk factors for Clostridium difficile–associated diarrhea in cases (n=30) versus controls (n=60), controlling for days at risk

Risk factor Odds ratio 95% confidence interval
2.6 to 61.6
0.1 to 1.5
       Clindamycin 2.2 0.5 to 9.1

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