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Table 1 Detailed information on 23 nursing home residents enrolled in the study, including the detection of C. difficile with and without enrichment

From: Longitudinal survey of Clostridium difficile presence and gut microbiota composition in a Belgian nursing home

Resident identification Week
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17
01 E E - - - - E E E D D -
02 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
03 - - - - - - - - - - -
04 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
05 - - - - - - - - - - -
06 - - - - - - - - - - -
07 - - - - - - - - - - - -
08 - - H H H H - - - - - -
09 - - - - - - - - - -
10 - - - - - - - - - - -
12 - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
13 D D - - - - - - - - -
14 - - - - - - - - -
15 E E E - D D D D D D D D D D
16 - - - - - -
17 - - - - - - D - - - - -
18 D D D D E E
19 E E E D - - E D -
20 - - - - -
21 - - - - - - - - - -
22 - - - - - -
23 - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
24 D E - E - - - -
  1. Resident number 11 was excluded from the study
  2. D: Positive results detected without enrichment
  3. E: Positive results detected after 3 days of enrichment
  4. -: Negative results for C. difficile presence
  5. : Sample was not available
  6. H: resident hospitalized
  7. : The resident passed away during the study period