Published in TB and Outbreaks Week, February 8th, 2000
J. L. Kool and colleagues from the National Institute of Public Health & Environment, The Netherlands, investigated an increase in reports of legionnaires' disease by multiple hospitals in San Antonio, Texas. The researchers also studied risk factors for nosocomial transmission of legionnaires' disease and determinants for Legionella colonization of hospital hot-water systems.
Kool et al. published their study in the journal Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology ("Hospital Characteristics...
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