A statewide outbreak of Cryptosporidium and its association with the distribution of public swimming pools.

@article{Polgreen2012ASO,
  title={A statewide outbreak of Cryptosporidium and its association with the distribution of public swimming pools.},
  author={Philip Polgreen and Janet D. Sparks and Linnea A. Polgreen and Mengyue Yang and Michael L. Harris and Michael A Pentella and Joseph E. Cavanaugh},
  journal={Epidemiology and infection},
  year={2012},
  volume={140 8},
  pages={1439-45}
}
In order to characterize the association between county-level risk factors and the incidence of Cryptosporidium in the 2007 Iowa outbreak, we used generalized linear mixed models with the number of Cryptosporidium cases per county as the dependent variable. We employed a spatial power covariance structure, which assumed that the correlation between the… CONTINUE READING