TITLE

Take a public health approach to mass gatherings health, says ECCMID

AUTHOR(S)
Lyon, Sue
PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
British Journal of Hospital Medicine (17508460);May2012, Vol. 73 Issue 5, p251
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Proceeding
ABSTRACT
The article reports the message of a symposium at the 22nd European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ECCMID) on the emerging specialty of 'mass gatherings health.' The 2012 Summer Olympic and Paralympic Games will pose many challenges for London and other cities, thus highlighting the importance of prevention of outbreaks of infectious disease. Included are comments by Professor Jonathan Cohen, Dean of Brighton and Sussex Medical School and ECCMID Congress President.
ACCESSION #
75494272

 

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