Risk factors for sporadic Campylobacter infection in the United States: A case-control study in FoodNet sites.

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Campylobacter is a common cause of gastroenteritis in the United States. We conducted a population-based case-control study to determine risk factors for sporadic Campylobacter infection. During a 12-month study, we enrolled 1316 patients with culture-confirmed Campylobacter infections from 7 states, collecting demographic, clinical, and exposure data using… (More)

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@article{Friedman2004RiskFF, title={Risk factors for sporadic Campylobacter infection in the United States: A case-control study in FoodNet sites.}, author={Cindy R. Friedman and Robert Michael Hoekstra and Michael Samuel and Ruthanne M Marcus and Jeffrey M. Bender and Beletshachew Shiferaw and Sudha Reddy and Shama Desai Ahuja and Debra L Helfrick and Felicia P. Hardnett and Michael A Carter and Bridget J. Anderson and Robert V. Tauxe}, journal={Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America}, year={2004}, volume={38 Suppl 3}, pages={S285-96} }