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Are microbial indicators and pathogens correlated ?

@inproceedings{Long2011AreMI,
  title={Are microbial indicators and pathogens correlated ?},
  author={S. C. Long and D. Das and S. Dorner},
  year={2011}
}
  • S. C. Long, D. Das, S. Dorner
  • Published 2011
  • Indicator organisms are used to assess public health risk in recreational waters, to highlight periods of challenge to drinking water treatment plants, and to determine the effectiveness of treatment and the quality of distributed water. However, many have questioned their efficacy for indicating pathogen risk. Five hundred and forty cases representing independent indicator–pathogen correlations were obtained from the literature for the period 1970–2009. The data were analyzed to assess factors… CONTINUE READING

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