Germany Outbreak of Escherichia Coli, Lessons to Be Learned

Abstract

One of the most severe outbreaks of Escherichia coli has recently occurred in Europe. 1 The epidemic was started in Germany but now has affected more than 16 countries with more than 3200 reported diseased and 35 death cases. 2,3 Of the reported 812 cases with hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS), 23 died with a case fatality of 2.8%. Death toll among 2443… (More)

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@inproceedings{Lankarani2011GermanyOO, title={Germany Outbreak of Escherichia Coli, Lessons to Be Learned}, author={Kamran Bagheri Lankarani}, booktitle={Iranian Red Crescent medical journal}, year={2011} }