Cryptosporidium risk from swimming pool exposures.

  title={Cryptosporidium risk from swimming pool exposures.},
  author={Laura M Suppes and Robert A. Canales and Charles P Gerba and Kelly A Reynolds},
  journal={International journal of hygiene and environmental health},
  volume={219 8},
BACKGROUND Infection risk estimates from swimming in treated recreational water venues are lacking and needed to prioritize public health interventions in swimming pools. Quantitative infection risk estimates among different age groups are needed to identify vulnerable populations. High risk populations can be targeted during public health interventions, like education campaigns and pool operation improvements. OBJECTIVES This study estimated per-swim and annual Cryptosporidium infection… CONTINUE READING

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