Copyright 2013 American Medical Association. All Rights Reserved. Applicable FARS/DFARS Restrictions Apply to Government Use.
Increasing norovirus outbreaks have grabbed headlines in recent years, but how much do we really know about the bug?
A recent article in the journal Emerging Infectious Diseases noted that before 2008, only 1 report of the US norovirus burden had been published. But researchers at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have analyzed and compiled data from subsequent reports to get a better idea of the toll norovirus takes on the US population.
What Are Your Chances of Dying From a Norovirus Infection?. JAMA. 2013;310(11):1114. doi:10.1001/jama.2013.276928