Traveller's diarrhoea.

  title={Traveller's diarrhoea.},
  author={Seif S Al-Abri and Nick J Beeching and Fred J Nye},
  journal={The Lancet. Infectious diseases},
  volume={5 6},
Traveller's diarrhoea affects over 50% of travellers to some destinations and can disrupt holidays and business trips. This review examines the main causes and epidemiology of the syndrome, which is associated with poor public health infrastructure and hygiene practices, particularly in warmer climates. Although travellers may be given common sense advice on avoidance of high-risk foods and other measures to prevent traveller's diarrhoea, adherence to such advice is sometimes difficult and the… CONTINUE READING