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Water quality aspects related to domestic drinking water storage tanks and consideration in current standards and guidelines throughout the world – a review
Irene Slavik; Keila Roberta Oliveira; Peter Batista Cheung; Wolfgang Uhl
J Water Health (2020) 18 (4): 439–463.
OPEN ACCESS!!! Waterborne diarrhoeal infection risk from multiple water sources and the impact of an earthquake
Yuri Ito; Sadhana Shrestha Malla; Arun Prasad Bhattarai; Eiji Haramoto; Junko Shindo; Kei Nishida
J Water Health (2020) 18 (4): 464–476.
Inside environmental Clostridium perfringens genomes: antibiotic resistance genes, virulence factors and genomic features
Johannes Cornelius Jacobus Fourie; Cornelius Carlos Bezuidenhout; Tomasz Janusz Sanko; Charlotte Mienie; Rasheed Adeleke
J Water Health (2020) 18 (4): 477–493.
Solar inactivated Vibrio cholerae induces maturation of JAWS II dendritic cell line in vitro
Cornelius Cano Ssemakalu; Eunice Ubomba-Jaswa; Keolebogile Shirley Caroline Mamotswere Motaung; Michael Pillay
J Water Health (2020) 18 (4): 494–504.
OPEN ACCESS!!! Social factors shaping the adoption of lead-filtering point-of-use systems: an observational study of an MTurk sample
Noelle Chesley; Helen Meier; Jake Luo; Immaculate Apchemengich; W. Hobart Davies
J Water Health (2020) 18 (4): 505–521.
Reducing public exposure to common, harmful well water contaminants through targeted outreach to highly susceptible neighborhoods as a method of increasing the likelihood of testing and treatment of water from private wells
Kristi MacDonald; Mara Tippett
J Water Health (2020) 18 (4): 522–532.
OPEN ACCESS!!! Assessment of exposure of children swimmers to trihalomethanes in an indoor swimming pool
Xiaoshuang Wang; Shaoxia Dong
J Water Health (2020) 18 (4): 533–544.
OPEN ACCESS!!! The establishment and first experiences of a crisis advisory service for water supplies in Norway
Susanne Hyllestad; Vidar Lund; Karin Nygård; Preben Aavitsland; Line Vold
J Water Health (2020) 18 (4): 545–555.
OPEN ACCESS!!! Does community-wide water chlorination reduce hepatitis E virus infections during an outbreak? A geospatial analysis of data from an outbreak in Am Timan, Chad (2016–2017)
Annick Lenglet; Lutz Ehlkes; Dawn Taylor; Jean-Francois Fesselet; Jean Noel Nassariman; Abdelkhadir Ahamat; Alexandra Chen; Idriss Noh; Abakar Moustapha; Alexander Spina
J Water Health (2020) 18 (4): 556–565.
Assessment of natural radioactivity and consequent radiological hazard in different brands of commercialized bottled mineral water produced in China
Lang Yu; Guangwen Feng; Qian Liu; Chao Tang; Baoshan Wu; Peihong Mao; Changlong Cai
J Water Health (2020) 18 (4): 566–573.
Detection of Cryptosporidium and Giardia in foods of plant origin in North-Western Greece
Hercules Sakkas; Vangelis Economou; Petros Bozidis; Panagiota Gousia; Chrissanthy Papadopoulou; Panagiotis Karanis
J Water Health (2020) 18 (4): 574–578.
Sub-optimal household water access is associated with greater risk of intimate partner violence against women: evidence from Nepal
Neetu Choudhary; Alexandra Brewis; Amber Wutich; Pranita Bhushan Udas
J Water Health (2020) 18 (4): 579–594.
OPEN ACCESS!!! Predicting children’s blood lead levels from exposure to school drinking water in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Dawit Debebe; Fiseha Behulu; Zerihun Getaneh
J Water Health (2020) 18 (4): 595–601.
Coliform bacteria and salt content as drinking water challenges at sand dams in Kenya
Doug Graber Neufeld; Bernard Muendo; Joseph Muli; James Kanyari
J Water Health (2020) 18 (4): 602–612.
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Pharmaceuticals’ removal by constructed wetlands: a critical evaluation and meta-analysis on performance, risk reduction, and role of physicochemical properties on removal mechanisms
Huma Ilyas; Ilyas Masih; Eric D. van Hullebusch
Quantifying public health risks from exposure to waterborne pathogens during river bathing as a basis for reduction of disease burden
M. M. Majedul Islam; Md. Atikul Islam
Design and implementation of water purification system based on deep ultraviolet light emitting diodes and a multi-pass geometry reactor
Pallabi Pramanik; Shaswati Das; Arghya Adhikary; Chirasree Roy Chaudhuri; Anirban Bhattacharyya
Cyanobacteria – insidious foe of the skin?
Damjana Drobac Backović; Nada Tokodi; Borislava Nikolin; Zorica Svirčev
A risk-based evaluation of onsite, non-potable reuse systems developed in compliance with conventional water quality measures
Mary E. Schoen; Michael A. Jahne; Jay Garland
Next Day Legionella PCR: a highly reliable negative screen for Legionella in the built environment
Katherine E. Fisher; Leah P. Wickenberg; Lesley F. Leonidas; Anna A. Ranz; Michelle A. Habib; Rafael M. Buford; William F. McCoy
Estimating the malaria transmission over the Indian subcontinent in a warming environment using a dynamical malaria model
Shweta Chaturvedi; Suneet Dwivedi
Fate of Ascaris at various pH, temperature and moisture levels
Jenna Senecal; Annika Nordin; Björn Vinnerås
Shotgun metagenomics reveals differences in antibiotic resistance genes among bacterial communities in Western Balkans glacial lakes sediments
Brankica Filipic; Katarina Novovic; David J. Studholme; Milka Malesevic; Nemanja Mirkovic; Milan Kojic; Branko Jovcic
Factors associated with adherence to safe water chain practices among refugees in Pagirinya refugee settlement, Northern Uganda
Thomas Mugumya; John Bosco Isunju; Tonny Ssekamatte; Solomon Tsebeni Wafula; Richard K. Mugambe
Rotavirus contamination of surface waters from the northwest of Argentina
Verónica Emilse Prez; Hugo Ramiro Poma; Georgina Gisela Giordano; Matías Victoria; Silvia Viviana Nates; Verónica Beatriz Rajal; Patricia Angélica Barril
Child undernutrition in households with microbiologically safer drinking water and ‘improved water’ in Tanna, Vanuatu
Alexandra L. Morrison; Hanneke Lewthwaite; Lisa A. Houghton; Daniel Sum Jimmy Nasak; Katrina J. Sharples; Peter Brown; John A. Crump; Susan J. Jack
Diversity, virulence and antibiogram traits of Escherichia coli recovered from potable water sources in Gharbia, Egypt
Walid Elmonir; Etab Mohamed Abo Remela; Yasmine Alwakil
Aquatic yeasts: diversity, characteristics and potential health implications
Mzimkhulu Ephraim Monapathi; Carlos Cornelius Bezuidenhout; Owen Howard James Rhode
J Water Health (2020) 18 (2): 91–105.
Preparation and characterization of PAN nanofibers containing boehmite nanoparticles for the removal of microbial contaminants and cadmium ions from water
Sedigheh Borhani; Arezo Asadi; Hossein A. Dabbagh
J Water Health (2020) 18 (2): 106–117.
Detection of Acanthamoeba spp. in two major water reservoirs in the Philippines
Giovanni Milanez; Frederick Masangkay; Frieda Hapan; Thea Bencito; Marcus Lopez; Jeffrey Soriano; Abdee Ascaño; Louella Lizarondo; Joseph Santiago; Voravuth Somsak Manas Kotepui; Amalia Tsiami; Jitbanjong Tangpong; Panagiotis Karanis
J Water Health (2020) 18 (2): 118–126.
The occurrence of potentially pathogenic filamentous fungi in recreational surface water as a public health risk
Katarzyna Góralska; Joanna Błaszkowska; Magdalena Dzikowiec
J Water Health (2020) 18 (2): 127–144.
Water, sanitation and hygiene risk factors for the transmission of cholera in a changing climate: using a systematic review to develop a causal process diagram
Natalia Jones; Maha Bouzid; Roger Few; Paul Hunter; Iain Lake
J Water Health (2020) 18 (2): 145–158.
Monitoring the lead-and-copper rule with a water-gated field effect transistor
Zahrah Alqahtani; Nawal Alghamdi; Martin Grell
J Water Health (2020) 18 (2): 159–171.
Acanthamoeba spp. in river water samples from the Black Sea region, Turkey
İlknur Koyun; Zeynep Kolören; Ülkü Karaman; Amalia Tsiami; Panagiotis Karanis
J Water Health (2020) 18 (2): 186–199.
The pursuit of good microbiological conditions in domestic softeners: a new improvement
L. Bolelli; Elida Nora Ferri; Stefano Sangiorgi; Giuseppe Novelli; Stefano Girotti
J Water Health (2020) 18 (2): 200–206.
Developing a forecasting model for cholera incidence in Dhaka megacity through time series climate data
Salima Sultana Daisy; A. K. M. Saiful Islam; Ali Shafqat Akanda; Abu Syed Golam Faruque; Nuhu Amin; Peter Kjær Mackie Jensen
J Water Health (2020) 18 (2): 207–223.
Effect of Spathiphyllum blandum on the removal of ibuprofen and conventional pollutants from polluted river water, in fully saturated constructed wetlands at mesocosm level
Luis Sandoval; José Luis Marín-Muñíz; Jacel Adame-García; Gregorio Fernández-Lambert; Florentina Zurita
J Water Health (2020) 18 (2): 224–228.
Identifying the primary sources of fecal contamination along the beaches and rivers of Trinidad
Ronell S. H. Bridgemohan; Dave S. Bachoon; Yingfan Wang; Puran Bridgemohan; Christine Mutiti; Adesh Ramsubhag
J Water Health (2020) 18 (2): 229–238.
Febrile illness after a beach day: a case of salmonella bacteremia from oral exposure to a sand dollar
Carlos E. Trigo; Faisalmohemed Patel
J Water Health (2020) 18 (2): 239–243.
Isolation and identification of Acanthamoeba genotypes and Naegleria spp. from the water samples of public swimming pools in Qazvin, Iran
Nastaran Paknejad; Elham Hajialilo; Mehrzad Saraei; Amir Javadi
J Water Health (2020) 18 (2): 244–251.
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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.
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.