Table 1

Agreement between PFGE and the semiautomated C. difficile PCR-ribotyping platform

Patient isolatePulsotype inferred from PCR-ribotypingPulsotype determined by PFGE
15NAP6NAP6
16NAP1NAP1
17NAP6NAP6
20NAP1NAP1
23NAP1NAP1
28NAP1NAP1 related
35NAP1NAP1
39NAP2NAP2
47NAP4NAP4