Study: Stomach flu in nursing homes spreads more quickly

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Posted on October 22, 2012 at 8:36 AM

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NEW ORLEANS - A recent study in the Journal of the American Medical Association shows that a stomach flu outbreak in a nursing home spreads more quickly than in the general populace.

Those cases can quickly become more serious and lead to hospitalization and even death.

Dr. Brobson Lutz was in the studio with more information.

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