Vibrio illness in Florida, 1998-2007.

@article{Weis2011VibrioII,
  title={Vibrio illness in Florida, 1998-2007.},
  author={Kristina E. Weis and Roberta M Hammond and Robin L. Hutchinson and Carina G.M. Blackmore},
  journal={Epidemiology and infection},
  year={2011},
  volume={139 4},
  pages={591-8}
}
This study characterized the current epidemiology of vibrio infections in Florida and examined cases reported from 1998 to 2007. Logistic regression was used to determine risk of death. There were 834 vibrio infections in 825 individuals (average annual incidence rate 4·8/1,000,000). Common Vibrio species reported were Vibrio vulnificus (33%), V. parahaemolyticus (29%), and V. alginolyticus (16%). Most exposures were attributed to wounds (42%), and the most common clinical syndromes were wound… CONTINUE READING

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