- Kristian Sundström
Appl Health Econ Health Policy 2018 Jan 8. Epub 2018 Jan 8.
AgriFood Economics Centre, Lund University, Scheelevägen 15 D, 223 63, Lund, Sweden.
Objectives: The main objective of this study was to derive cost estimates of five major foodborne illnesses (campylobacteriosis, salmonellosis, enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli (EHEC), yersiniosis and shigellosis) in Sweden. These estimates provide a necessary contribution to perform future cost-benefit analyses aimed at reducing the burden of foodborne disease. A secondary aim was to obtain estimates of the true number of cases that occur in the community, thus providing necessary ground for calculating costs. Read More