Published in Medical Letter on the CDC and FDA, June 1st, 2003
"To assess the total medical costs and productivity losses associated with the 1993 waterborne outbreak of cryptosporidiosis in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, including the average cost per person with mild, moderate, and severe illness, we conducted a retrospective cost-of-illness analysis using data from 11 hospitals in the greater Milwaukee area and epidemiologic data collected during the outbreak," scientists in the United States report.
"The total cost of outbreak-associated illness was $96.2 million: $31.7 million in medical costs and $64.6...
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