TABLE 1

Clostridium difficile NAPCR1 isolates included in the study

IsolatePFGE SmaI pattern (no. of isolates)HospitalaYr(s) of isolation
LIBA-3147442 (1)HSJD2003
LIBA-2994447 (6)HCG2009
LIBA-5701HSJD2009
LIBA-5711HSJD2009
LIBA-5767HCG2009
LIBA-5771CENARE2009
LIBA-6281HMX2011–2012
LIBA-2784448 (12)HBC2003
LIBA-2954HMX2009
LIBA-2991HCG2010
LIBA-2993HCG2010
LIBA-3125HSJD2003
LIBA-3137HSJD2003
LIBA-5434HBC2003
LIBA-5704HSJD2009
LIBA-5707HSJD2009
LIBA-5751HMX2009
LIBA-5774HMX2009
LIBA-6275HMX2011–2012
LIBA-3129449 (6)HSJD2003
LIBA-5719HSJD2009
LIBA-5750HMX2009
LIBA-5755HMX2009
LIBA-5772HSVP2009
LIBA-6276HMX2011–2012
LIBA-5734452 (1)HSJD2009
LIBA-2945487 (4)CENARE2009
LIBA-5763HCG2009
LIBA-5769HCG2009
LIBA-5770HCG2009
LIBA-2992488 (1)HCG2009
LIBA-5761489 (2)HEB2009
LIBA-5762HEB2009
LIBA-3145558 (2)HSJD2003
LIBA-6285HMX2011–2012
LIBA-3144578 (3)HSJD2003
LIBA-3150HSJD2003
LIBA-5436HBC2003
  • a HSJD, San Juan de Dios Hospital; HCG, Calderón Guardia Hospital; CENARE, Centro Nacional de Rehabilitación; HMX, México Hospital; HBC, Blanco Cervantes Hospital; HSVP, San Vicente de Paúl Hospital; HEB, Enrique Baltodano Hospital.