Spread and prevention of some common viral infections in community facilities and domestic homes.

@article{Barker2001SpreadAP,
  title={Spread and prevention of some common viral infections in community facilities and domestic homes.},
  author={John L. Barker and Dennis Stevens and Sally F. Bloomfield},
  journal={Journal of applied microbiology},
  year={2001},
  volume={91 1},
  pages={7-21}
}
Viruses are probably the most common cause of infectious disease acquired within indoor environments and have considerable impact on human health, ranging from severe life-threatening illnesses to relatively mild and self-limiting or asymptomatic diseases. In particular, viruses causing gastrointestinal and respiratory diseases spread rapidly in the community and cause considerable morbidity. Increasing numbers of people who have impaired immunity, for whom the consequences of infection can be… CONTINUE READING

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