Self-reported diarrhea in a control group: A strong association with reporting of low-pressure events in tap water

Paul R. Hunter, Rachel M. Chalmers, Sara Hughes, Qutub Syed

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In a recently conducted case-control study of sporadic cryptosporidiosis, 6.6% of subjects in the control group reported having had diarrhea in the 2 weeks before completion of the questionnaire. In an analysis of this control group, there was a very strong association between self-reported diarrhea and reported low water pressure at the faucet.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)32-34
Number of pages3
JournalClinical Infectious Diseases
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 2005

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