TITLE

Recreational Water Illness Prevention Week -- May 24-30, 2010

PUB. DATE
May 2010
SOURCE
MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;5/21/2010, Vol. 59 Issue 19, p593
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the sixth annual Recreational Water Illness Prevention Week, to be held from May 24 to 30, 2010 in the U.S.
ACCESSION #
51310410

 

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