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OzFoodNet Quarterly Report, 1 October to 31 December 2009


McKercher, CM and Stephens, N and The OzFoodNet Working Group, OzFoodNet Quarterly Report, 1 October to 31 December 2009, Communicable Diseases Intelligence, 34, (1) pp. 59-67. ISSN 1447-4514 (2010) [Non Refereed Article]

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The Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing established OzFoodNet in 2000 to collaborate nationally to investigate foodborne disease. OzFoodNet conducts studies on the burden of illness, co-ordinates national investigations into outbreaks of foodborne disease, develops nationally standardised protocols and tools for surveillance, identifies foods or commodities that may cause human illness and trains people to investigate foodborne illness. This quarterly report documents investigation of outbreaks of gastrointestinal illness and clusters of disease potentially related to food, occurring in Australia from 1 October to 31 December 2009.

Item Details

Item Type:Non Refereed Article
Keywords:foodborne disease, surveillance, disease outbreak
Research Division:Health Sciences
Research Group:Epidemiology
Research Field:Epidemiology not elsewhere classified
Objective Division:Health
Objective Group:Public health (excl. specific population health)
Objective Field:Disease distribution and transmission (incl. surveillance and response)
UTAS Author:McKercher, CM (Dr Charlotte McKercher)
UTAS Author:Stephens, N (Dr Nicola Stephens)
ID Code:86846
Year Published:2010
Deposited By:Menzies Institute for Medical Research
Deposited On:2013-10-28
Last Modified:2019-07-09

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