Navigation Links
Hot Pot with chicken causes campylobacter infections in Switzerland
Date:7/3/2014

This news release is available in German and French.

In Switzerland, between 7000 and 8000 persons fall ill with a campylobacter infection annually. This makes it the most frequent bacterial disease transmitted through food. Contamination of chicken meat with campylobacter bacteria during the slaughtering process is one of the known causes of the infection. An increase of campylobacteriosis case numbers is being observed throughout Europe. Human cases of campylobacteriosis must be reported to the relevant authorities in Switzerland.

In Switzerland, an unusual increase in campylobacteriosis case numbers can be observed in the period around Christmas and New Year. Therefore, the Swiss Federal Office of Public Health, in agreement with the Swiss Federal Food Safety and Veterinary Office has commissioned Swiss TPH to perform a case control study in order to investigate this increase over the festive season.

We are relying on data subject to reporting and telephone interviews with affected persons for this, study leader Daniel Musezahl of Swiss TPH says.

The researchers interviewed affected persons who had fallen ill with a campylobacter infection between December 2012 and February 2013. An independent laboratory examination had confirmed a campylobacter infection in all interviewed persons. The focus of the interviews was on risk factors, the consultation of a doctor and the course of the illness experienced by the affected persons.

Fourfold increased risk when consuming a meat fondue

The study identified two factors for an increased risk of infection with campylobacter pathogens.
'/>"/>

Contact: Christian Heuss
christian.heuss@unibas.ch
41-612-848-683
Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Foodborne bacteria can cause disease in some breeds of chickens after all
2. Teens Death From Chickenpox Highlights Need for Vaccination, CDC Reports
3. Chickens with bigger gizzards are more efficient
4. Chickenpox Shot Provides Long-Term Protection, Study Finds
5. Varicella vaccine has long-term effectiveness against chicken pox
6. Chicken pox vaccine saving childrens lives
7. Chicken Pox in Children Could Lead to the Much Painful Herpes Zoster; VyGone Introduces the Ultimate Zoster Vaccine
8. Feeding microbials to chickens leads to mysterious immune response
9. Chickenpox Cases Fall 80% Over Decade: CDC
10. Ordinary chickens may be extraordinary in fighting cancer, says Texas A&M researcher
11. Causes of serious pain syndrome closer to discovery
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/4/2015)... ... ... Having access to a doctor can sometimes be a challenge for a variety of ... which affects hospitals’ abilities to provide quality service to those with serious needs, increases ... problem has recently presented itself, the new telemedicine platform and app, DocChat . ...
(Date:9/4/2015)... (PRWEB) , ... September 04, 2015 , ... Lalonde Gordon ... heat, and followed up with victory in the men’s 400 meters final, with an ... Track and Field Championships in San Jose, Costa Rica in August 2015. The 44.64 ...
(Date:9/4/2015)... ... September 04, 2015 , ... Compliance ... to settlements under the Stark physician self-referral law. “Stark Law DOs and ... from Atlantic Information Services, Inc. (AIS), will detail which deals are attracting the ...
(Date:9/4/2015)... ... 04, 2015 , ... FiltersFast.com, the online retail leader in ... passed up. FiltersFast.com, will ship all orders over $50.00 for free. Use ... Take advantage of this promotion now through September 8, 2015. , Filtersfast.com offers ...
(Date:9/4/2015)... IL (PRWEB) , ... September 04, 2015 , ... Friday ... Geneva, IL hosting Generation Rescue’s A Night of Hope event supporting families affected by ... French and Rowena and Joe Salas, joined together at the Oscar Swan Inn to ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Telemedicine Platform DocChat Announces Launch Offering a Way for Patients to Consult Doctors and Receive Prescriptions 24/7 2Health News:Telemedicine Platform DocChat Announces Launch Offering a Way for Patients to Consult Doctors and Receive Prescriptions 24/7 3Health News:Lalonde Gordon’s Recipe Brings Home the Gold 2Health News:Lalonde Gordon’s Recipe Brings Home the Gold 3Health News:Sept. 17 Webinar to Offer Best Practices for Physician Contracts 2Health News:FiltersFast.com Wows with a Long Labor Day Weekend Shipping Offer 2Health News:Jenny McCarthy & Donnie Wahlberg Help Raise Over $200,000 For Generation Rescue’s ‘Night Of Hope’ Chicago Charity Event 2
... Nov. 20 Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals,Inc a ... the company has,been awarded a three-year contract ... nation,s largest group purchasing organizations, to provide,Magnevist(R) ... the MedAssets network. MedAssets serves more than ...
... Inc. (Nasdaq: ADLS ) today announced that ... Annual Healthcare Conference which will be,webcast live via ... overview and update of the Company,s business. ... will be delivered at 2:00 PM to 2:30 ...
... Trends Again: MAGNETOM Verio Brings High-, Resolution ... Essenza Delivers the Newest ... Nov. 20 Siemens Medical,Solutions (http://www.usa.siemens.com/medical ) is ... imaging services with the introduction of two,new magnetic resonance ...
... Ceremony Wednesday November 21st, Prey Veng Province, ... (AHF), the largest AIDS organization in the United,States, ... US, Africa, Latin,America/Caribbean, and Asia, is honored to ... center in Cambodia. The facility, AHF,s seventh,in the ...
... -- China Holdings,Inc., a global diversified asset ... China-focused business activities including energy,renewable energy, resources, ... the Company has executed its 3rd,development contract ... Energy Power,Generation Plant with a power capacity ...
... researchers detail dermatologic conditions of workers rebuilding New Orleans ... to rebuild New Orleans after hurricanes Katrina and Rita ... suggests that many of the rashes were caused by ... always been really common, but a systematic investigation had ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals and MedAssets Supply Chain Systems Sign a Three-Year Agreement for Magnevist(R) Magnetic Resonance Contrast Media 2Health News:Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals and MedAssets Supply Chain Systems Sign a Three-Year Agreement for Magnevist(R) Magnetic Resonance Contrast Media 3Health News:Advanced Life Sciences to Present at the Lazard Capital Markets Fourth Annual Healthcare Conference 2Health News:A Magnetic Presence: Siemens New MRI Systems Pulling More Patients Toward the Benefits of MR Imaging 2Health News:A Magnetic Presence: Siemens New MRI Systems Pulling More Patients Toward the Benefits of MR Imaging 3Health News:A Magnetic Presence: Siemens New MRI Systems Pulling More Patients Toward the Benefits of MR Imaging 4Health News:A Magnetic Presence: Siemens New MRI Systems Pulling More Patients Toward the Benefits of MR Imaging 5Health News:A Magnetic Presence: Siemens New MRI Systems Pulling More Patients Toward the Benefits of MR Imaging 6Health News:AIDS Healthcare Foundation and NCHADS to Open the 7th collaborative ART Center in Pea Reang 2Health News:AIDS Healthcare Foundation and NCHADS to Open the 7th collaborative ART Center in Pea Reang 3Health News:AIDS Healthcare Foundation and NCHADS to Open the 7th collaborative ART Center in Pea Reang 4Health News:China Holdings, Inc. Announces Its 3rd Biomass Renewable Energy Project (Power Capacity: 50 MW); Total Potential: 150 MW in Biomass Energy Pipeline 2Health News:China Holdings, Inc. Announces Its 3rd Biomass Renewable Energy Project (Power Capacity: 50 MW); Total Potential: 150 MW in Biomass Energy Pipeline 3Health News:China Holdings, Inc. Announces Its 3rd Biomass Renewable Energy Project (Power Capacity: 50 MW); Total Potential: 150 MW in Biomass Energy Pipeline 4Health News:China Holdings, Inc. Announces Its 3rd Biomass Renewable Energy Project (Power Capacity: 50 MW); Total Potential: 150 MW in Biomass Energy Pipeline 5Health News:China Holdings, Inc. Announces Its 3rd Biomass Renewable Energy Project (Power Capacity: 50 MW); Total Potential: 150 MW in Biomass Energy Pipeline 6Health News:China Holdings, Inc. Announces Its 3rd Biomass Renewable Energy Project (Power Capacity: 50 MW); Total Potential: 150 MW in Biomass Energy Pipeline 7Health News:Hurricanes Katrina, Rita Left Skin Rashes in Their Wake 2Health News:Hurricanes Katrina, Rita Left Skin Rashes in Their Wake 3
(Date:9/4/2015)... , Sept. 4, 2015  Luminex Corporation (NASDAQ: ... the Morgan Stanley Global Healthcare Conference to be held ... Hotel in New York City . ... a.m. Eastern time on Friday, September 18, 2015.  The ... Luminex Corporation,s website at http://www.luminexcorp.com . Simply log on ...
(Date:9/4/2015)... , September 4, 2015 ... by Application (Plasmapheresis, Plateletpheresis, Erythrocytapheresis, Leukapheresis, and Photopheresis) by ... and by Product - Global Forecast to 2020", published ... reach USD 2.5 Billion by 2020, growing at a ... to 2020. Browse 139 Tables and ...
(Date:9/4/2015)... -- Oramed Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: ORMP ... on the development of oral drug delivery systems, announced ... Rodman & Renshaw 17 th Annual Global Investment ... New York City .  Dr. Michael Berelowitz ... on September 9, 2015. Presentation Details: ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Luminex Corporation To Present At The Morgan Stanley Global Healthcare Conference 2Apheresis Market Worth 2.5 Billion USD by 2020 2Apheresis Market Worth 2.5 Billion USD by 2020 3Apheresis Market Worth 2.5 Billion USD by 2020 4Apheresis Market Worth 2.5 Billion USD by 2020 5Oramed to Present at the Rodman & Renshaw Global Investment Conference 2Oramed to Present at the Rodman & Renshaw Global Investment Conference 3
... UPI ), a medical device company ... to treat voiding dysfunctions, today announced that Noridian ... both regional Medicare carriers, now cover percutaneous, posterior ... Neuromodulation System for the treatment of the symptoms ...
... was voted the most powerful person in healthcare by readers ... business news magazine. It,s the second consecutive year Obama topped ... in Healthcare. "The passage of national healthcare reform ... Modern Healthcare Editor David Burda. "The Patient Protection ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Coverage Initiated by Two Regional Medicare Carriers for Posterior Tibial Nerve Stimulation (PTNS) Delivered Via Uroplasty's Urgent® PC Neuromodulation System 2Coverage Initiated by Two Regional Medicare Carriers for Posterior Tibial Nerve Stimulation (PTNS) Delivered Via Uroplasty's Urgent® PC Neuromodulation System 3Obama Named the Most Powerful Person in Healthcare for Second Consecutive Year 2
The new Inferior Medial Orbital Rim Implant (IMORI) provides surgeons with an excellent alternative for patients with a deficient or recessed "tear trough" area often characterized as a look of fatig...
... shafts, cross action. Round handle. Divides nucleus ... grooving. Nuclei of any hardness can be ... Phaco of pre-chopped nuclear fragments is rapid. ... is diminished. Shortened ultra sound time and ...
Karate chopper, spear shaped for ease of insertion into the nucleus....
Phaco chopper & iris retractor 2 mm cutting edge....
Medicine Products: