Published in TB and Outbreaks Week, December 27th, 2005
"The role of environmental surface contamination in the propagation of norovirus outbreaks is unclear. An outbreak of acute gastroenteritis was reported among residents of a 240-bed veterans long-term-care facility.
"To identify the likely mode of transmission, to characterize risk factors for illness, and to evaluate for environmental contamination in this norovirus outbreak," investigators in the United States report.
According to H.M. Wu and colleagues at Drexel University, College of Medicine in Philadelphia,...
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