Asymptomatic carriage of bacteria in food workers in Nilufer district, Bursa, Turkey


PALA K. , Oezakin C. , AKIŞ N. , Sinirtas M. , Gedikoglu S., Aytekin H.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.40, no.1, pp.133-139, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 40 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/sag-0811-12
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Page Numbers: pp.133-139

Abstract

Aim: This study was carried out in order to determine the nasal carriage of Staphylococcus aureus and the faecal carriage of Salmonella spp., Shigella spp., Yersinia enterocolitica, Listeria monocytogenes, and Escherichia coli O157:H7 in food industry workers.