Legionnaires’ disease case-finding algorithm, attack rates, and risk factors during a residential outbreak among older adults: an environmental and cohort study


BACKGROUND During a Legionnaires' disease (LD) outbreak, combined epidemiological and environmental investigations were conducted to identify prevention recommendations for facilities where elderly residents live independently but have an increased risk of legionellosis. METHODS Survey responses (n = 143) were used to calculate attack rates and describe… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1471-2334-13-291


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