Clinical epidemiology and community medicine
- Legionnaires' strikes again. // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News;8/28/95, Vol. 195 Issue 18, p1
Reports on the outbreak of Legionnaires' disease in Luverne, Minnesota.
- Epidemiology. // Bulletin of the World Health Organization;1998, Vol. 76 Issue 2, p213
Presents information on the cases of Legionnaires' disease in Europe which was prepared by the PHLS Communicable Disease Surveillance Center (CDSC). Estimation of the numbers of deaths reported from this disease; Symptoms of the disease; Treatment procedure for the disease.
- Labaratory diagnosis. // Bulletin of the World Health Organization;1998, Vol. 76 Issue 2, p214
Addresses the subject of methods to diagnose Legionnaires' disease by detection of antigen in urine. Description of the development of an enzyme immunosorbent assay from an in-house reference test to a commercial kit; Suggestion that the detection of L. pneumophila urinary antigen is one of the...
- Source of legionella outbreak may never be identified. // ACR News: Air Conditioning & Refrigeration News;Jul2012, Vol. 28 Issue 10, p4
The article reveals that a total of 44 cases of legionnaire diseases had been confirmed in July 2012 after the outbreak in Edinburgh, Scotland.
- Welsh LD outbreak had multiple sources. // ACR News: Air Conditioning & Refrigeration News;Nov2010, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p8
The article reports on the investigation conducted into the source of the legionnaires' disease outbreak in South Wales in 2010.
- Cooling system blamed in deaths at Pa. hospital. // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News;8/7/95, Vol. 195 Issue 15, p2
Reports on an outbreak of Legionnaire's disease which has traced to a Pennsylvania hospital's cooling system. Age of the victims; Presence of the bacteria in samples taken from the hospital's cooling systems.
- Legionnaires strikes 30 in Rhode Island. // Contractor Magazine;Nov93, Vol. 40 Issue 11, p29
Reports on legionnaires diseases cases in Rhode Island. Mortality reports; Source; Hospital treatments.
- Legionnaires' disease kills four; cooling towers blamed, disinfected. // Contractor Magazine;Oct95, Vol. 42 Issue 10, p14
Reports on an outbreak of Legionnaires' disease in Luverne, Minnesota. Number of casualties; Disinfection of air conditioning cooling towers; Past unrelated outbreaks.
- Legionnaires' is a problem in domestic water systems. Scott, Joe // Contractor Magazine;Feb97, Vol. 44 Issue 2, p34
Focuses on the Legionnaires' disease caused by the bacteria Legionnella pneumophila. Number of reported cases per annum in the United States; Thriving grounds for the bacteria; Tips on how to eradicate thriving grounds of the bacteria.
- Legions of germs. // Joe Weider's Muscle & Fitness;Feb96, Vol. 57 Issue 2, p30
Reports on the presence of Legionnaires' disease. Similarity of symptoms to pneumonia; Risk factors; Medical recommendation.