Journal of Water and Health, December 2020, Vol. 18, Issue 1

Monitoring hospital wastewaters for their probable genotoxicity
Asma Beltifa ; Sana Alibi ; Hedi Ben Mansour
J Water Health (2020) 18 (1): 1–7.

Detection of human fecal pollution in environmental waters using human mitochondrial DNA and correlation with general and human-associated fecal genetic markers
A. B. M. Tanvir Pasha ; Jessica Hinojosa ; Duc Phan ; Adrianne Lopez ; Vikram Kapoor
J Water Health (2020) 18 (1): 8–18.

Selecting rep-PCR markers to source track fecal contamination in Laguna Lake, Philippines
Kevin L. Labrador ; Mae Ashley G. Nacario ; Gicelle T. Malajacan ; Joseth Jermaine M. Abello ; Luiza H. Galarion ; Christopher Rensing ; Windell L. Rivera

Environmental monitoring of Aichi virus and human bocavirus in samples from wastewater treatment plant, drain, and River Nile in Egypt
Mohamed N. F. Shaheen ; Sahar E. Abd El-Daim ; Nehal I. Ahmed ; Elmahdy M. Elmahdy
J Water Health (2020) 18 (1): 30–37.

Occurrence of endocrine-disrupting chemicals (EDCs) in river water and sediment of the Mahakam River
Tony Hadibarata ; Risky Ayu Kristanti ; Ahmed Hossam Mahmoud
J Water Health (2020) 18 (1): 38–47.

Impact of fecal contamination on surface water quality in the São Francisco River hydrographic basin in Minas Gerais, Brazil
Marina Salim Dantas ; Josiani Cordova de Oliveira ; Carolina Cristiane Pinto ; Sílvia Corrêa Oliveira
J Water Health (2020) 18 (1): 48–59.

Isolation and molecular identification of free-living amoebae (Naegleria spp., Acanthamoeba spp. and Vermamoeba spp.) from mineral springs in Guilan Province, northern Iran
Mohammad Hossein Feiz Haddad ; Habib Habibpour ; Mohammad Reza Mahmoudi
J Water Health (2020) 18 (1): 60–66.

High quantities of multidrug-resistant Escherichia coli are present in the Machángara urban river in Quito, Ecuador
David Ortega-Paredes ; Pedro Barba ; Santiago Mena-López ; Nathaly Espinel ; Verónica Crespo ; Jeannete Zurita
J Water Health (2020) 18 (1): 67–76.

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Physico-chemical and bacteriological quality of groundwater in a rural area of Western Niger: a case study of Bonkoukou
Hassane Adamou ; Boubacar Ibrahim ; Seyni Salack ; Rabani Adamou ; Safietou Sanfo ; Stefan Liersch
J Water Health (2020) 18 (1): 77–90.

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Waterborne transmission of protozoan parasites: A worldwide review of outbreaks and lessons learnt
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Are microbial indicators and pathogens correlated? A statistical analysis of 40 years of research
J. Wu ; S. C. Long ; D. Das ; S. M. Dorner
J Water Health (2011) 9 (2): 265–278.
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Population-based study of intra-household gender differences in water insecurity: reliability and validity of a survey instrument for use in rural Uganda
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J Water Health (2016) 14 (2): 280–292.
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Safe drinking water and waterborne outbreaks
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Global cost-benefit analysis of water supply and sanitation interventions
Guy Hutton ; Laurence Haller ; Jamie Bartram
J Water Health (2007) 5 (4): 481–502.
https://doi.org/10.2166/wh.2007.009

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Towards a research agenda for water, sanitation and antimicrobial resistance
Susanne Wuijts ; Harold H. J. L. van den Berg ; Jennifer Miller ; Lydia Abebe ; Mark Sobsey ; Antoine Andremont ; Kate O. Medlicott ; Mark W. J. van Passel ; Ana Maria de Roda Husman
J Water Health (2017) 15 (2): 175–184.
https://doi.org/10.2166/wh.2017.124

Psychosocial impacts of the lack of access to water and sanitation in low- and middle-income countries: a scoping review
Elijah Bisung ; Susan J. Elliott
J Water Health (2017) 15 (1): 17–30.
https://doi.org/10.2166/wh.2016.158

Synthesis of walnut shell modified with titanium dioxide and zinc oxide nanoparticles for efficient removal of humic acid from aqueous solutions
Ali Naghizadeh ; Habibeh Shahabi ; Fatemeh Ghasemi ; Ahmad Zarei
J Water Health (2016) 14 (6): 989–997.
https://doi.org/10.2166/wh.2016.072

QMRA and water safety management: review of application in drinking water systems
S. R. Petterson ; N. J. Ashbolt
J Water Health (2016) 14 (4): 571–589.
https://doi.org/10.2166/wh.2016.262

Influences on the water testing behaviors of private well owners
Krystian Imgrund ; Reid Kreutzwiser ; Rob de Loë
J Water Health (2011) 9 (2): 241–252.
https://doi.org/10.2166/wh.2011.139

A sea change ahead for recreational water quality criteria
Alexandria B. Boehm, Jr ; Nicholas J. Ashbolt ; John M. Colford, Jr ; Lee E. Dunbar ; Lora E. Fleming ; Mark A. Gold ; Joel A. Hansel ; Paul R. Hunter ; Audrey M. Ichida ; Charles D. McGee … Show more
J Water Health (2009) 7 (1): 9–20.
https://doi.org/10.2166/wh.2009.122

Waterborne pathogens in urban watersheds
Russell D. Arnone ; Joyce Perdek Walling
J Water Health (2007) 5 (1): 149–162.
https://doi.org/10.2166/wh.2006.001

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Journal of Water and Health, December 2019, Vol. 17, Issue 6

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Factors influencing the relationship between fluoride in drinking water and dental fluorosis: a ten-year systematic review and meta-analysis
M. H. Akuno ; G. Nocella ; E. P. Milia ; L. Gutierrez
J Water Health (2019) 17 (6): 845-862.

Survey on bacterial contamination of bidet toilets and relation to the interval of scrubbing these units
Akira Tsunoda ; Yoshihito Otsuka ; Akihiro Toguchi ; Kumiko Watanabe ; Ryou Nishino ; Tomoko Takahashi
J Water Health (2019) 17 (6): 863-869.

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Implementation and evaluation of the water safety plan approach for buildings
Isabelle Schmidt ; Bettina Rickert ; Oliver Schmoll ; Thomas Rapp
J Water Health (2019) 17 (6): 870-883.

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Maternal urinary levels of trichloroacetic acid and association with adverse pregnancy outcomes
Funanani Mashau ; Esper Jacobeth Ncube ; Kuku Voyi
J Water Health (2019) 17 (6): 884-895.

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Translating pathogen knowledge to practice for sanitation decision-making
Innocent K. Tumwebaze ; Joan B. Rose ; Nynke Hofstra ; Matthew E. Verbyla ; Isaac Musaazi ; Daniel A. Okaali ; Rose C. Kaggwa ; Irene Nansubuga ; Heather M. Murphy
J Water Health (2019) 17 (6): 896-909.

Antibiotic resistance genes removal and membrane fouling in secondary effluents by combined processes of PAC/BPAC–UF
Lihua Sun ; Pengfei Shi ; Ning He ; Qiwei Zhang ; Xi Duan
J Water Health (2019) 17 (6): 910-920.

Solar water disinfection with parabolic and flat reflectors
Audrey Beattie ; Heather Dillon ; Cara Poor ; Ryan Kenton
J Water Health (2019) 17 (6): 921-929.

Multi-drug resistance traits of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and other Staphylococcal species from clinical and environmental sources
Adegboyega O. Oladipo ; Oluwatosin G. Oladipo ; Cornelius C. Bezuidenhout
J Water Health (2019) 17 (6): 930-943.

Examining the factors related to bacteriological testing of private wells in Southern Ontario
Mohamed Ugas ; David L. Pearl ; Shawn Zentner ; Dana Tschritter ; Wendy Briggs ; Donna Manser ; Lise A. Trotz-Williams
J Water Health (2019) 17 (6): 944-956.

Measurement of gross alpha and beta activity concentration in groundwater of Jordan: groundwater quality, annual effective dose and lifetime risk assessment
Ahmad Hussein Alomari ; Muneer Aziz Saleh ; Suhairul Hashim ; Amal Alsayaheen ; Ismail Abdeldin ; Refaat Bani khalaf
J Water Health (2019) 17 (6): 957-970.

Occurrence and molecular characterization of Torque teno virus (TTV) in a wastewater treatment plant in Tehran
Shadi Tavakoli Nick ; Seyed Reza Mohebbi ; Seyed Masoud Hosseini ; Hamed Mirjalali ; Masoud Alebouyeh
J Water Health (2019) 17 (6): 971-977.

Watershed integrity and associations with gastrointestinal illness in the United States
Jyotsna S. Jagai ; Alison K. Krajewski ; Monica P. Jimenez ; Mark S. Murphy ; Scott G. Leibowitz ; Danelle T. Lobdell
J Water Health (2019) 17 (6): 978-988.

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Linking water quality monitoring and climate-resilient water safety planning in two urban drinking water utilities in Ethiopia
Harold van den Berg ; Bettina Rickert ; Seada Ibrahim ; Kasa Bekure ; Hailu Gichile ; Seble Girma ; Altaseb Azezew ; Tadesse Zegeye Belayneh ; Solomon Tadesse ; Zeleke Teferi Firehiwot Abera ; Samson Girma ; Tesfaye Legesse ; Daniel Truneh ; Gretta Lynch ; Ingmar Janse ; Ana Maria de Roda Husman
J Water Health (2019) 17 (6): 989-1001.

Journal of Water and Health, October 2019, Vol. 17, Issue 5

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Do domestic animals contribute to bacterial contamination of infant transmission pathways? Formative evidence from Ethiopia
Sophie Budge, Paul Hutchings, Alison Parker, Sean Tyrrel, Tizita Tulu, Mesfin Gizaw, Camila Garbutt
J Water Health (2019) 17 (5): 655-669.

Enteric viruses in municipal wastewater effluent before and after disinfection with chlorine and ultraviolet light
Albert Simhon, Vince Pileggi, Cecily A. Flemming, José R. Bicudo, George Lai, Mano Manoharan
J Water Health (2019) 17 (5): 670-682.

Effects of 2,2-dichloroacetamide (DCAcAm), an emerging disinfection by-product in drinking water, on the intestinal microbiota of adult zebrafish
Bin Xue, Chenyu Li, Shang Wang, Chen Zhao, Kun Dai, Wenhong Li, Zhuge Xi, Jingfeng Wang, Zhigang Qiu, Zhiqiang Shen
J Water Health (2019) 17 (5): 683-690.

High serological response to Cryptosporidium-specific antigens in the Czech Republic and its association with water supply
Petr Pumann, František Kožíšek, Gunther F. Craun, Twila R. Kunde, Marek Malý, Floyd J. Frost, Lenka Čeřovská
J Water Health (2019) 17 (5): 691-700.

Precipitation effects on parasite, indicator bacteria, and wastewater micropollutant loads from a water resource recovery facility influent and effluent
Samira Tolouei, Laurène Autixier, Milad Taghipour, Jean-Baptiste Burnet, Jane Bonsteel, Sung Vo Duy, Sébastien Sauvé, Michèle Prévost, Sarah Dorner
J Water Health (2019) 17 (5): 701-716.

Genotyping determination of Acanthamoeba strains: an original study and a systematic review in Iran
Hadi Mirahmadi ; Maryam Mansouri Nia ; Adel Ebrahimzadeh ; Ahmad Mehravaran ; Reza Shafiei ; Mohammad Taghi Rahimi ; Reza Zolfaghari Emameh ; Harlan R. Barker
J Water Health (2019) 17 (5): 717-727.

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Assessing lead-contaminated drinking water in a large academic institution: a case study
Justin P. Miller-Schulze, Catherine Ishikawa, Jeffery A. Foran
J Water Health (2019) 17 (5): 728-736.

Faecal contamination of groundwater in rural Vanuatu: prevalence and predictors
Tim Foster, Juliet Willetts, Krishna Kumar Kotra
J Water Health (2019) 17 (5): 737-748.

Spatial distribution of water quality in the Amazonian region: implications for drinking water treatment procedures
Julio Cesar Wasserman, Viviane Maia Damaceno, Gilson Brito Alves Lima, Maria Angélica Wasserman
J Water Health (2019) 17 (5): 749-761.

Evaluation of genotoxicity and hematological effects in common carp (Cyprinus carpio) induced by disinfection by-products
Samina Perveen, Imran Hashmi, Romana Khan
J Water Health (2019) 17 (5): 762-776.

Response and remediation actions following the detection of Naegleria fowleri in two treated drinking water distribution systems, Louisiana, 2013–2014
Jennifer R. Cope, Amy M. Kahler, Jake Causey, John G. Williams, Jennifer Kihlken, Caryn Benjamin, Amanda P. Ames, Johan Forsman, Yuanda Zhu, Jonathan S. Yoder Chad J. Seidel, Vincent R. Hill
J Water Health (2019) 17 (5): 777-787.

Rainwater catchments in rural Alaska have the potential to produce high-quality water and high quantities of water for household use
Kaitlin Mattos, Elizabeth King, Cara Lucas, Elizabeth Hodges Snyder, Aaron Dotson, Karl Linden
J Water Health (2019) 17 (5): 788-800.

Estimated burden of disease from arsenic in drinking water supplied by domestic wells in the United States
Susan Lavinia Greco, Anna Belova, Jacqueline Haskell, Lorraine Backer
J Water Health (2019) 17 (5): 801-812.

Occurrence and molecular characterisation of Acanthamoeba isolated from recreational hot springs in Malaysia: evidence of pathogenic potential
Rosnani Hanim Mohd Hussain, Ahmad Razali Ishak, Mohamed Kamel Abdul Ghani, Naveed Ahmed Khan, Ruqaiyyah Siddiqui, Tengku Shahrul Anuar
J Water Health (2019) 17 (5): 813-825.

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Harmful algal bloom and associated health risks among users of Lake Victoria freshwater: Ukerewe Island, Tanzania
Geofrey J. Mchau, Edna Makule, Revocatus Machunda, Yun Yun Gong , Martin Kimanya
J Water Health (2019) 17 (5): 826-836.

Molecular analysis of Blastocystis sp. and its subtypes from treated wastewater routinely used for irrigation of vegetable farmlands in Iran
Ehsan Javanmard, Hanieh Mohammad Rahimi, Maryam Niyyati, Hamid Asadzadeh Aghdaei, Meysam Sharifdini, Hamed Mirjalali, Mohammad Reza Zali, Panagiotis Karanis