The potential role of mobile phones in the spread of bacterial infections.

@article{Akinyemi2009ThePR,
  title={The potential role of mobile phones in the spread of bacterial infections.},
  author={Kabir O Akinyemi and Audu D Atapu and O. Adetona and Akitoye Olusegun Coker},
  journal={Journal of infection in developing countries},
  year={2009},
  volume={3 8},
  pages={
          628-32
        }
}
BACKGROUND Mobile phones are indispensable accessories both professionally and socially but they are frequently used in environments of high bacteria presence. This study determined the potential role of mobile phones in the dissemination of diseases. METHODOLOGY Specifically, 400 swab samples from mobile phones were collected and divided into groups categorized by the owners of the phones as follows: Group A was comprised of 100 food vendors; Group B, 104 lecturers/students; Group C, 106… CONTINUE READING
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