For Clinicians

Legionnaires’ Disease on Rise in US–2016 Updateexternal icon

healthcare professionals

Underrecognized, and underdiagnosed, Legionnaires’ disease can be fatal. Learn what you need to know to recognize and manage this bacterial infection in this CDC Expert Commentary by Laura A. Cooley, MD, MPHTM.

Legionnaires’ Disease Fact Sheet for clinicians

Legionnaires’ Disease Fact Sheet for Clinicians [2 pages]pdf icon
This fact sheet describes diagnosis, testing, treatment, reporting, etiology, transmission, risk factors, and prevention of Legionnaires’ disease.