A cross-sectional survey to analyse the risk factors associated with human cystic echinococcosis in an endemic area of mid-Wales.

In mid-Wales, the prevalence of cystic echinococcosis (hydatid disease) in humans and other animals has been well documented. A cross-sectional study was therefore undertaken to examine the associated demographic and environmental risk factors for the disease in humans, in Powys, mid-Wales. Overall, 223 fully completed questionnaires were returned from a… CONTINUE READING