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- Lamparelli, Claudia Condé, et al. Show all 7 Authors
- Water research 2015 v.87 pp. 59-68
- Enterococcus; Escherichia coli; beaches; cohort studies; epidemiological studies; guidelines; humans; income; indicator species; monitoring; pathogens; public health; risk; sand; summer; swimming; temperate zones; tourism; tropics; urban areas; water quality; Brazil
- ... Regulating recreational water exposure to pathogens within the tropics is a major public health and economic concern. Although numerous epidemiological studies estimating the risk to recreational marine water exposure have been conducted since the 1950s, few studies have been done in the tropics. Furthermore, many have suggested that the use of fecal indicator bacteria for monitoring recreational ...