Heat Wave–Associated Vibriosis, Sweden and Finland, 2014
Craig Baker-Austin , Joaquin Trinanes, Saara Salmenlinna, Margareta Löfdahl, Anja Siitonen, Nick G.H. Taylor, and Jaime Martinez-Urtaza
Author affiliations: Centre for Environment Fisheries and Aquaculture Science, Weymouth, UK (C. Baker-Austin, N.G.H. Taylor); National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Miami, Florida, USA (J.A. Trinanes); University of Miami, Miami (J.A. Trinanes); Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Spain (J.A. Trinanes); National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland (S. Salmenlinna, A. Siitonen); Public Health Agency of Sweden, Stockholm, Sweden (M. Löfdahl); University of Bath, Bath, UK (J. Martinez-Urtaza)
Figure 1. Monthly reported Vibrio infections in Sweden and Finland, May–December 2014. Beginning in July and increasing in August, reported infections spiked, corresponding with the heat wave in Scandinavia during that time.
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