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Cost Estimates of Foodborne Illnesses   [open html - 47KB]

This website covers the estimated costs of foodborne illnesses to the US public health system, agriculture sectors, and consumers. "This data set includes: [1] Detailed identification of specific disease outcomes for foodborne infections caused by 15 major pathogens in the United States [2] Associated outpatient and inpatient expenditures on medical care [3] Associated lost wages [4] Estimates of individuals' willingness to pay to reduce mortality resulting from these foodborne illnesses acquired in the United States."

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United States Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service: http://www.ers.usda.gov/
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