Follow-up of 2003 human West Nile virus infections, Denver, Colorado

Emerg Infect Dis. 2006 Jul;12(7):1129-31. doi: 10.3201/eid1207.051399.


Tri-County Health Department and Boulder County Public Health conducted a follow-up study of all nonfatal West Nile virus (WNV) cases reported during 2003 in 4 metropolitan Denver, Colorado, counties. Self-reported patient information was obtained approximately 6 months after onset. A total of 656 (81.2%) eligible WNV patients are included in this study.

MeSH terms

  • Colorado
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Odds Ratio
  • Risk Factors
  • West Nile Fever / epidemiology*