A systematic review of the health outcomes related to household water quality in developing countries.

@article{Gundry2004ASR,
  title={A systematic review of the health outcomes related to household water quality in developing countries.},
  author={Stephen W. Gundry and James A. Wright and Ron{\'a}n Conroy},
  journal={Journal of water and health},
  year={2004},
  volume={2 1},
  pages={1-13}
}
In developing countries, the microbial contamination of household drinking water is implicated in the prevalence of various diseases. This systematic review is concerned with two health outcomes, general diarrhoea and cholera, and their relationship with water quality at point-of-use. Observational studies investigating this relationship are reviewed, as well as studies of home water treatment and storage interventions. For cholera, a clear relationship was found with contaminated water. Home… CONTINUE READING

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