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|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Statistics of Waterborne Outbreaks in the United States, 1920-80.|
|Author||Craun, G. F. ;|
|CORP Author||Health Effects Research Lab., Research Triangle Park, NC.|
|Additional Subjects||Epidemiology ; Diseases ; Water supply ; Statistical data ; United States ; Typhoid ; Salmonella ; Bacillary dysentery ; Hepatitis ; Gastrointestinal diseases ; Etiology ; Waterborne diseases|
From 1920-1980, 1405 waterborne outbreaks, 386,144 cases of illness, and 1083 deaths were reported in the United States. This report analyzes these data and discusses the important etiologic agents and causes of these outbreaks.