TITLE

E. coli --sporadic case or an outbreak?

AUTHOR(S)
Weir, Erica; Hay, Karen
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;6/6/2006, Vol. 174 Issue 12, p1711
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides information on Escherichia coli infection in Canada. Epidemiology of the disease; Illnesses caused by E. coli; Suggestions on prevention and control of the virus.
ACCESSION #
21062825

 

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