Climatic and Environmental Patterns Associated with Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome, Four Corners Region, United States
David M. Engelthaler*, David G. Mosley*, James E. Cheek†, Craig E. Levy*, Kenneth K. Komatsu*, Paul Ettestad‡, Ted Davis§, Dale T. Tanda§, Lisa Miller§, J. Wyatt Frampton¶, Richard Porter*, and Ralph T. Bryan#
Author affiliations: *Arizona Department of Health Services, Phoenix, Arizona, USA;; †Indian Health Service, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA;; ‡New Mexico Department of Health, Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA;; §Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, Denver, Colorado;; ¶Utah Department of Health, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA;; #Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
Figure 3. Distribution of monthly ambient temperatures for months estimated as the month SNV exposure occurred and the 11 nonexposure months for the same calendar year (n = 35 cases and 24 weather stations).
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