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Legionnaires' Disease and Pontiac Fever (cont.)

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  1. Berkelman R (2008). Increasing incidence of Legionellosis in the United States, 1990–2005: Changing epidemiologic trends. Clinical Infectious Diseases, 47(5): 591–599.

Other Works Consulted

  • Berkelman R (2008). Increasing incidence of Legionellosis in the United States, 1990–2005: Changing epidemiologic trends. Clinical Infectious Diseases, 47(5): 591–599.

  • CDC Legionellosis Resource Site (2011). Patient Facts: Learn More About Legionnaires’ Disease. Available online: http://www.cdc.gov/legionella/patient_facts.htm.

  • Edelstein P, et al. (2010). In GL Mandell et al., eds., Mandell, Douglas, and Bennett’s Principles and Practices of Infectious Diseases, 7th ed., vol. 2, p. 2979. Philadelphia: Churchill Livingstone Elsevier.

  • Infection Control Services (2011). Legionnaires' Disease. Available online: http://www.infectioncontrolservices.co.uk/legionnaires_disease.htm.

  • Oklahoma State Department of Health (2005). Public Health Fact Sheet: Pontiac Fever. Available online: http://www.ok.gov/health/documents/Pontiac%20Fever.2005.pdf.

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Primary Medical ReviewerE. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine
Specialist Medical ReviewerR. Steven Tharratt, MD, MPVM, FACP, FCCP - Pulmonology, Critical Care Medicine, Medical Toxicology
Last RevisedJune 21, 2011

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