International Journal of Infection

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Comment on: “Mass Gatherings and Infectious Diseases Epidemiology and Surveillance”

Manoochehr Karami 1 , *
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1 Department of Epidemiology and Social Determinants of Health Research Center, School of Public Health, Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, Hamadan, IR Iran
Article information
  • International Journal of Infection: August 2015, 2 (4); e60148
  • Published Online: August 1, 2015
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: February 10, 2015
  • Accepted: March 12, 2015
  • DOI: 10.17795/iji-27880

To Cite: Karami M. Comment on: “Mass Gatherings and Infectious Diseases Epidemiology and Surveillance”, Int J Infect. 2015 ; 2(4):e60148. doi: 10.17795/iji-27880.

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