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The sanitary qualities of swimming pool water of public places in Zhongshan city, Guangzhou, Guangdong, China and the prevention of the outbreak of infectious diseases were studied. The aerobic bacterial count, coliform bacterial, pH value, turbidity, urea, and dissociate chlorine of public...

Author(s)
Yuan ZhanHong; Ma XiuYing; Yu KunYing; Liu QiMing; Ding LiYan; Ouyang PeiPei
Publisher
Sun Yat-sen Medical Science of Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, China
Citation
Journal of Tropical Medicine (Guangzhou), 2009, 9, 6, pp 694-696
Abstract

Water parks are a rapidly growing element of the United States tourist industry. To reduce incidence of abrasion and impact injuries in such parks, designers are searching for padding materials that can withstand the harsh oxidative environments of chlorinated water. Although padded features help...

Author(s)
Davis, T. L.; Standridge, J. H.; Degnan, A. J.
Publisher
IWA Publishing, Colchester, UK
Citation
Journal of Water and Health, 2009, 7, 3, pp 452-463
Abstract

Bacterial enteropathogens acquired from contaminated food are the principal causes of travelers' diarrhea (TD). We evaluated desserts obtained from popular restaurants in the tourist city of Guadalajara, Mexico, and Houston, Texas, to determine coliform and Escherichia coli contamination levels and ...

Author(s)
Vigil, K. J.; Jiang, Z. D.; Chen, J. J.; Palumbo, K. L.; Galbadage, T.; Brown, E. L.; Yiang, J.; Koo, H. M.; DuPont, M. W.; Ericsson, C.; Adachi, J. A.; DuPont, H. L.
Publisher
American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, Northbrook, USA
Citation
American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 2009, 80, 4, pp 606-608
AbstractFull Text

This study is the first report on the occurrence of Giardia and Cryptosporidium (oo)cysts in recreational rivers water from Malaysia. It was carried out in water samples at two rivers, 'Sungai Congkak' and 'Sungai Batu', located in Selangor State. The occurrence of both Giardia lamblia and ...

Author(s)
Azman, J.; Init, I.; Wan Yusoff, W. S.
Publisher
Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Citation
Tropical Biomedicine, 2009, 26, 3, pp 289-302
Abstract

A study of the water quality of the Potrero de los Funes River (San Luis - Argentina) was carried out in order to evaluate the possible effect of the anthropogenic activities on the river developed in the homonymous town. Samples were collected during the period March 2000-November 2005 at three...

Author(s)
Almeida, C. A.; Quintar, S.; González, P.; Mallea, M. A.
Publisher
Springer Science + Business Media, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 2007, 133, 1/3, pp 459-465
Abstract

This paper describes a two-year performance evaluation of four different constructed wetland (CW) treatment systems designed by IRIDRA Srl, located in central Italy. All four CW systems were established to treat wastewater effluent from different tourist activities: (1) one single-stage CW for...

Author(s)
Masi, F.; Martinuzzi, N.; Bresciani, R.; Giovannelli, L.; Conte, G.
Publisher
IWA Publishing, London, UK
Citation
Water Science and Technology, 2007, 56, 3, pp 39-48
Abstract

Background: Travellers' diarrhoea causes substantial morbidity and postinfectious irritable bowel syndrome. Objective: To evaluate nonabsorbable rifaximin for prevention of travellers' diarrhoea. Design: Randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial. Setting: Guadalajara, Mexico....

Author(s)
DuPont, H. L.; Jiang ZhiDong; Okhuysen, P. C.; Ericsson, C. D.; Cabada, F. J. de la; Ke Shi; DuPont, M. W.; Martinez-Sandoval, F.
Publisher
American College of Physicians, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Annals of Internal Medicine, 2005, 142, 10, pp 805-812
Abstract

Wastewater treatment facilities in tourist areas, in comparison to other municipal facilities, require specific configurations and additional management actions in order to achieve a reliable and cost-effective treatment. For example, the same facility operates during winter with minimum flows and...

Author(s)
Borboudaki, K. E.; Paranychianakis, N. V.; Tsagarakis, K. P.
Publisher
Springer-Verlag, New York, USA
Citation
Environmental Management, 2005, 36, 4, pp 610-623
Abstract

A study was conducted to evaluate the quality, particularly the microbiological aspects, of treated and untreated water used in beach huts lodged along the Salvador-Bahia, Brazil seashore. The beaches are constantly frequented by visitors and tourists and even by the local population, therefore,...

Author(s)
Andrade, C. de S.; Leite, C. C.; Silva, M. D. da; Assis, P. N. de; Guimarães, A. G.
Publisher
Instituto Adolfo Lutz, São Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Revista do Instituto Adolfo Lutz, 2004, 63, 2, pp 215-219
Abstract

Low-strength saline wastewater may be generated by tourist facilities, industries and communities located in coastal areas. Sea salts, mostly chlorides, when present in wastewaters at high concentrations, can cause inhibition on biological treatment processes. In this study, a laboratory down-flow...

Author(s)
Rovirosa, N.; Sánchez, E.; Cruz, M.; Veiga, M. C.; Borja, R.
Publisher
Elsevier Science Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Bioresource Technology, 2004, 94, 2, pp 119-127

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