T L Ristinen

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From November 10-16, 1982, 220 (57%) of 383 attendees at eight banquets for which food had been prepared at a single hotel restaurant and the employees of the hotel had onset of Norwalk virus gastroenteritis. Epidemiologic investigation of the three largest banquets confirmed consumption of potato and fruit salads (banquet A), coleslaw (banquet B), and(More)
We investigated an outbreak of erythromycin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus conjunctivitis in a hospital newborn nursery that used erythromycin eye ointment to prevent ophthalmia neonatorum. Cases occurred in 2 clusters; 20 (14%) of 146 infants in the nursery developed conjunctivitis from July through October, 1987; and 5 (7%) of 69 infants in the nursery(More)
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