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Table 2 Studies reporting estimated geographical dispersal potential from Q fever infected abattoirs

From: Airborne geographical dispersal of Q fever from livestock holdings to human communities: a systematic review and critical appraisal of evidence

Reference Country Year of outbreak Urban density Infective distance from animal holdings
[33, 36] France (Briancon) 1996 Urban Increased risk at 250 m compared to 1 km distance of exposure
[35] France (Marseilles) 1999-2002 Urban < 2 km; Wind speeds 28-36 km/h noted