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Diarrhoea: a significant worldwide problem.

It has been estimated that there may be as many as 4 billion cases of acute diarrhoea each year worldwide. Diarrhoea continues to be a problem in the developing and developed world. Several groups of individuals are at increased risk, e.g. infants, the elderly. The spectrum of organisms varies depending on the clinical setting. International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents 2000;14 (1)65-69.

Author: Farthing MJG

Published: 01/01/2000

Publication Type: Journal article

Publisher: International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents