Acute Gastroenteritis and Recreational Water: Highest Burden Among Young US Children.

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OBJECTIVES To provide summary estimates of gastroenteritis risks and illness burden associated with recreational water exposure and determine whether children have higher risks and burden. METHODS We combined individual participant data from 13 prospective cohorts at marine and freshwater beaches throughout the United States (n = 84 411). We measured… (More)
DOI: 10.2105/AJPH.2016.303279

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@article{Arnold2016AcuteGA, title={Acute Gastroenteritis and Recreational Water: Highest Burden Among Young US Children.}, author={Benjamin F Arnold and T. Joel Wade and Jade Benjamin-Chung and Kenneth C. Schiff and John F. Griffith and Alfred P. Dufour and Stephen B Weisberg and John M. Colford}, journal={American journal of public health}, year={2016}, volume={106 9}, pages={1690-7} }