Publications, Data, & Statistics
Reports, recommendations, and other studies can be important resources for investigating and preventing waterborne disease outbreaks. Below are reports, recommendations, surveillance summaries, and other studies that focus on recreational water illnesses (RWIs); outbreak reports; case studies of incidents; historical data; and other important topics. They appear in the Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR), Emerging Infectious Diseases (EID), Eurosurveillance, and other open-access publications.
Hlavsa MC, Roberts VA, Kahler AM, Hilborn ED, Mecher TR, Beach MJ, Wade TJ, Yoder, JS. Outbreaks of illness associated with recreational water — United States, 2011–2012. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2015;64(24):668-672.