Published in Medical Letter on the CDC and FDA, September 5th, 2004
"We investigated the etiology of acute diarrhea among Peruvian military recruits undergoing 3 months of basic combat training near the Amazonian city of Iquitos. From January through September 2002, 307 of 967 recruits were seen at the Health Post for diarrhea (attack rate [AR]=31.8%, incidence=1.28 95% confidence interval [CI]=1.14-1.43] episodes/person-year)," researchers in Peru report.
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