Incidence of Acute Gastroenteritis and Role of Norovirus, Georgia, USA, 2004–2005
Aron J. Hall , Mariana Rosenthal, Nicole Gregoricus, Sharon A. Greene, Jeana Ferguson, Olga L. Henao, Jan Vinjé, Ben A. Lopman, Umesh D. Parashar, and Marc-Alain Widdowson
Author affiliations: Author affiliations: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA (A.J. Hall, M. Rosenthal, N. Gregoricus, S.A. Greene, O.L. Henao, J. Vinjé, B.A. Lopman, U.D. Parashar, M.-A. Widdowson); University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA (M. Rosenthal); Kaiser Permanente, Atlanta (J. Ferguson)
Figure 2. Pathogen prevalence in acute gastroenteritis outpatients by season, Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Georgia, Inc., USA, March 15, 2004–March 13, 2005. Viral pathogens predominated during winter and spring, and bacteria predominated during summer and fall.
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