A community-wide outbreak of cryptosporidiosis associated with swimming at a wave pool.

@article{McAnulty1994ACO,
  title={A community-wide outbreak of cryptosporidiosis associated with swimming at a wave pool.},
  author={Jeremy M. McAnulty and David W. Fleming and Anthony H. Gonzalez},
  journal={JAMA},
  year={1994},
  volume={272 20},
  pages={1597-600}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine the cause of a community-wide outbreak of cryptosporidiosis. DESIGN A matched case-control study. SETTING General community of Lane County, Oregon. PATIENTS AND OTHER PARTICIPANTS Persons with Cryptosporidium detected in their stool from June to October 1992 were identified by contacting laboratories serving the area. Exposures of the first 18 case patients identified were compared with those of 18 age- and neighborhood-matched controls selected from a reverse… CONTINUE READING

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