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J Travel Med 1998 Sep;5(3):127-30.

Epidemiology of giardiasis in Tasmania: a potential risk to residents and visitors.

Kettlewell JS, Bettiol SS, Davies N, Milstein T, Goldsmid JM

Division of Pathology, University of Tasmania, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia.

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Article type: Curated - Canary ID: 1664

Cause and Effect Analysis Interspecies susceptibility data Shared exposures with humans Shared outcomes with humans Gene sequence data
Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Study type N Routes Sampling Controls Timing
descriptive 112 ingestion - - repeated
cross sectional 486 ingestion exposure yes concurrent
Exposures Giardia lamblia
Risk factors Species Specificity
Outcomes Giardiasis
Species Cats
Dipodomys
Dogs
Human
Kangaroos
Muridae
Pademelon
Vombatidae
Locations location map
Australia Tasmania Tasmania (island)

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