What physicians can do to prevent illnesses related to drinking water

Copes, Ray
October 2006
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/24/2006, Vol. 175 Issue 9, p1057
Academic Journal
The article discusses the significant role of physicians in the prevention of illnesses related to drinking water. It comments on the stringent laws toward concentration-based standards focusing upon reducing contaminants both microbial and chemical in tap water. It outlines the essence of the framework for water quality management incorporated into the Australian Drinking Water Quality Guidelines


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