Seasonality of water quality and diarrheal disease counts in urban and rural settings in south India.Kulinkina, Alexandra V.
Mohan, Venkat R.
Francis, Mark R.
Plummer, Jeanine D.
Naumova, Elena N.
The study examined relationships among meteorological parameters, water quality and diarrheal disease counts in two urban and three rural sites in Tamil Nadu, India. Disease surveillance was conducted between August 2010 and March 2012; concurrently water samples from street-level taps in piped distribution systems and from household storage containers were tested for pH, nitrate, total dissolved ... read more
- Environmental monitoring.
- Gastrointestinal system--Diseases.
- Water quality.
- Tamil Nadu (India)
- Tufts University. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering.
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- Kulinkina, A. V. et al. Seasonality of water quality and diarrheal disease counts in urban and rural settings in south India. Sci. Rep. 6, 20521; doi: 10.1038/srep20521 (2016).