Health hazards in international tourists visiting Paris in August: a five-year retrospective epidemiologic survey.

@article{Prazuck1998HealthHI,
  title={Health hazards in international tourists visiting Paris in August: a five-year retrospective epidemiologic survey.},
  author={Thi{\'e}rry Prazuck and Caroline Semaille and Bethsab{\'e}e Halioua and A Burcombe and B J Papon and Pierre Espinoza and B Gallichon and J Y Juel and Alain Michel and D Janni{\`e}re and V Benoist and Christian Lafaix and Andreas Fisch},
  journal={Journal of travel medicine},
  year={1998},
  volume={5 4},
  pages={178-83}
}
BACKGROUND Travel-related illnesses have been studied in visitors to developing countries, but no studies have examined the incidence of health problems in visitors to developed countries. METHODS 4, 093 foreign tourists visiting Paris in August and attending to emergency medical care for acute health problems were included in an epidemiological survey conducted over 5 consecutive years. The objective was to determine what types of acute health problems occur in a foreign tourist population… CONTINUE READING