Publisher description for E.coli : environmental health issues of VTEC O157 / Sharon Parry and Stephen Palmer.

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The control of E.coli 0157 has been at the heart of the environmental health practitioner's professional agenda. This book is aimed at health professionals who need to be fully informed about the sources and effects of the organism in order to provide advice and enforce legislation at local level as well as providing non specialist professionals, including food industry managers, with a practical introduction to the terminology, methods and issues surrounding the diagnosis and control of E.coli.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Escherichia coli O157:H7.
Escherichia coli infections.
Environmental health.