Strategies to Reduce Person-to-Person Transmission During Widespread Escherichia coli O157:H7 Outbreak
US consumers were warned not to eat raw spinach during a 2006 E. coli O157:H7 outbreak, but additional warnings about person-to-person transmission could have reduced bacteria spread. Dr. Martin Meltzer discusses the research methods and findings and the authors' success in presenting them clearly and accurately. Created: 6/7/2007 by CDC, Office of the Director. Date Released: 6/7/2007. Series Name: Emerging Infectious Diseases.
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