Improving C. difficile Diagnosis in Hospitals with an Easy-to-Use Kit

12 September 2017

The C. DIFF QUIK CHEK COMPLETE­® test from Alere Inc. is the only rapid cassette assay which can simultaneously detect and differentiate both glutamate dehydrogenase antigen and toxins A & B in fecal specimens, for diagnosis of Clostridium difficile. Shawnee Mission Health, based in the Kansas City metro area has been utilizing this kit for over a year. In this video interview, with Jan Bell, Lead Microbiology Technologist, discover how the kit has made Clostridium difficile testing more accurate.