A Staphylococcus aureus Food Poisoning Outbreak in Four Junior High School, Taichung County

DD Jiang

1999 Vol.15 NO.2

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On March 18, 1997, 1,948 teachers and students of four junior high schoola in Taichung county, after having had boxed lunch prepared by food factory X of Taichung city, had developed a large scale food poisoning outbreak. A retrospective cohort study was conducted and a structured questionnaire was used to interview teachers and students of the Junior High School A.