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dc.contributor.authorLuque Fernandez, Miguel Angel 
dc.contributor.authorGalmés Truyols, A
dc.contributor.authorHerrera Guibert, Dionisio 
dc.contributor.authorArbona Cerdá, G
dc.contributor.authorSancho Gayá, F
dc.identifier.citationEuro Surveill. 2008 Dec 18;13(51). pii: 19070.es_ES
dc.description.abstractAn outbreak of acute gastroenteritis occurred in a nursing home for elderly in Majorca between 4 and 23 February 2008. To know its aetiology and mechanism of transmission a retrospective cohort study was conducted with a fixed cohort including 146 people (96 residents and 50 employees). The data were collected from clinical histories and through a survey by questionnaire. In total 71 cases were identified (53 residents, 18 employees), corresponding to an overall attack rate (AR) of 48.6%.es_ES
dc.description.sponsorshipThe study was funded by: Programa de Epidemiología Aplicada de Campo (PEAC), National Centre of Epidemiology (CNE), Instituto de Salud Carlos III (ISCIII), Madrid, Spain.es_ES
dc.publisherEuropean Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) es_ES
dc.subject.meshAged es_ES
dc.subject.meshAged, 80 and over es_ES
dc.subject.meshCaliciviridae Infections es_ES
dc.subject.meshCohort Studies es_ES
dc.subject.meshDisease Outbreaks es_ES
dc.subject.meshFemale es_ES
dc.subject.meshGastroenteritis es_ES
dc.subject.meshHumans es_ES
dc.subject.meshIncidence es_ES
dc.subject.meshMale es_ES
dc.subject.meshNursing Homes es_ES
dc.subject.meshRisk Assessment es_ES
dc.subject.meshRisk Factors es_ES
dc.subject.meshRotavirus Infections es_ES
dc.subject.meshSpain es_ES
dc.subject.meshPopulation Surveillance es_ES
dc.titleCohort study of an outbreak of viral gastroenteritis in a nursing home for elderly, Majorca, Spain, February 2008es_ES
dc.typejournal articlees_ES
dc.rights.licenseAtribución 4.0 Internacional*
dc.contributor.funderInstituto de Salud Carlos III 
dc.identifier.journalEuro surveillance : bulletin Europeen sur les maladies transmissibles = European communicable disease bulletines_ES
dc.repisalud.centroISCIII::Centro Nacional de Epidemologíaes_ES
dc.rights.accessRightsopen accesses_ES

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