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Comparison Of The Incidence Of Diarrhoeal Diseases In Two Regions Of The Aral Sea Area, Uzbekistan

Price

Free (open access)

Paper DOI

10.2495/EHR030161

Volume

7

Pages

10

Published

2003

Size

1526.55 kb

Author(s)

S. Herbst, T. Kistemann & D. Fayzieva

Abstract

I 3 S. ~ e r b s t ' ' ~ , T. Kisiernnnn , & D. Fayzieva 1 Section for Public Heullh ~znd lWedical Geoyaphy at the hstitute fbr Hygiene and Public fIealth,Bonn Lkiversity, Gernzany. 'Center for Developnzent Research (ZEF), Bonn University, C;ermmy. 'lnslihte for Water l T ' r o f 1 e s , A c u y of Sciences. Tashkent, Uzbckislan. Abstract To investigate difference3 111 the occurrence of gastrointestinal diseases in two rcgions affected by the Aral Sea disaster and with difficult drinking water conditions, crude incidence rates and microbial water quality \yere compared. In the more developed urban areas of IKeywords