Analysis of simultaneous space-time clusters of Campylobacter spp. in humans and in broiler flocks using a multiple dataset approach

@inproceedings{Jonsson2010AnalysisOS,
  title={Analysis of simultaneous space-time clusters of Campylobacter spp. in humans and in broiler flocks using a multiple dataset approach},
  author={Malin E Jonsson and Berit Tafjord Heier and Madelaine Norstr{\"o}m and Merete Hofshagen},
  booktitle={International journal of health geographics},
  year={2010}
}
BACKGROUND Campylobacteriosis is the most frequently reported zoonosis in the EU and the epidemiology of sporadic campylobacteriosis, especially the routes of transmission, is to a great extent unclear. Poultry easily become colonised with Campylobacter spp., being symptom-less intestinal carriers. Earlier it was estimated that internationally between 50% and 80% of the cases could be attributed to chicken as a reservoir. In a Norwegian surveillance programme all broiler flocks under 50 days of… CONTINUE READING
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