Diarrhoeal disease related to agricultural wastewater and excreta use in Vietnam
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Phuc Pham Duc, Hung Nguyen-Viet, Hattendorf J, Zinsstag J, Zurbrugg C, Phung Dac Cam and Odermatt P. 2012. Diarrhoeal disease related to agricultural wastewater and excreta use in Vietnam. Sandec News 13:18-19.
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The incidence of diarrhoea was monitored and the risk factors for diarrhoea were identified in the rural community of Hanam, Vietnam, over a period of one year. Compared to adults without direct contact to wastewater and excreta during their agricultural activities, those in direct contact had a higher incidence of diarrhoea.