TITLE

Preliminary FoodNet Data on the Incidence of Infection with Pathogens Transmitted Commonly Through Food -- 10 States, 2008

PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;4/10/2009, Vol. 58 Issue 13, p333
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the preliminary data from the Fooodborne Diseases Active Surveillance Network (FoodNet) of the Emerging Infections Program of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). It relates how preliminary incidence of foodborne diseases were calculated for 2008. The surveillance has revealed the number of infections and incidence per 100,000 population of several cases of foodborne infection such as Salmonella, Shigella and Listeria. It discusses the outbreak-associated cases of infections.
ACCESSION #
38026244

 

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