Accepted for Publication: March 9, 2012.
Published Online: August 6, 2012. doi:10.1001 /archpediatrics.2012.471
Author Contributions:Study concept and design: Mody, Jones, Hoekstra, and Griffin. Acquisition of data: Scheftel, Hurd, Smith, Lathrop, Palmer, Strockbine, and Talkington. Analysis and interpretation of data: Mody, Luna-Gierke, Comstock, Mahon, Hoekstra, and Griffin. Drafting of the manuscript: Mody and Griffin. Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: Mody, Luna-Gierke, Jones, Comstock, Scheftel, Hurd, Lathrop, Smith, Palmer, Strockbine, Talkington, Mahon, Hoekstra, and Griffin. Statistical analysis: Mody, Luna-Gierke, and Hoekstra. Administrative, technical, or material support: Griffin, Mahon, Jones, and Lathrop. Study supervision: Griffin, Mahon, Jones, and Talkington.
Financial Disclosure: None reported.
Funding/Support: This study was funded by the CDC's Emerging Infections Program.
Additional Contributions: We thank Beletschachew Shiferaw, MD, Nancy Spina, MPH, Mirasol Apostol, MPH, Effie Boothe, MSN, Tameka Hayes Webb, MPH, and additional past and present FoodNet HUS surveillance coordinators.