Effect of Prevention Measures on Incidence of Human Listeriosis, France, 1987-1997
Véronique Goulet* , Henriette de Valk*, Olivier Pierre†, Frédéric Stainer‡, Jocelyne Rocourt§, Véronique Vaillant*, Christine Jacquet§, and Jean-Claude Desenclos*
Author affiliations: *Institut de Veille Sanitaire, Saint-Maurice, France;; †Direction Générale de la Concurrence, Bureau Hygiène, Paris, France;; ‡Direction Générale de l'Alimentation, Bureau des Préventions des Contaminations, Paris, France;; §Institut Pasteur, Paris, France
Figure. Annual incidence of Listeria monocytogenes bacteremia estimated by the EPIBAC laboratory network, number of isolates received by the National Reference Center, and year of implementation of preventive measures, France, 1987-1997.
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