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Incidence of Legionnaires' disease in a district general hospital.
  1. A. R. Atkinson,
  2. R. J. White,
  3. S. K. Clarke,
  4. A. D. Blainey

    Abstract

    In order to assess the incidence of Legionnaires' disease in a district general hospital, 90 consecutive patients with pneumonia seen over a 3-year period were investigated. Only 2 patients were found to have Legionnaires' disease, indicating that it is not a frequent cause of pneumonia in the Bristol area.

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