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Epidemiologic and Drug Resistance Pattern of Vibrio cholerae O1 Biotype El Tor, Serotype Ogawa, in the 2011 Cholera Outbreak, in Alborz Province, Iran

Hojatolah Barati 1 , Ghobad Moradi 2 , Mohammad Aziz Rasouli 3 and Parvin Mohammadi 4 , *
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1 Health Deputy, Alborz University of Medical Sciences, Karaj, IR Iran
2 Social Determinants of Health Research Center, Kurdistan University of Medical Sciences, Sanandaj, IR Iran
3 Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Medicine, Kurdistan University of Medical Sciences, Sanandaj, IR Iran
4 Department of Nursing and Midwifery, Sanandaj Branch, Islamic Azad University, Sanandaj, IR Iran
Article information
  • Jundishapur Journal of Microbiology: November 01, 2015, 8 (11); e23477
  • Published Online: November 14, 2015
  • Article Type: Brief Report
  • Received: September 8, 2014
  • Revised: December 29, 2014
  • Accepted: January 14, 2015
  • DOI: 10.5812/jjm.23477

To Cite: Barati H, Moradi G, Rasouli M A, Mohammadi P. Epidemiologic and Drug Resistance Pattern of Vibrio cholerae O1 Biotype El Tor, Serotype Ogawa, in the 2011 Cholera Outbreak, in Alborz Province, Iran, Jundishapur J Microbiol. 2015 ; 8(11):e23477. doi: 10.5812/jjm.23477.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Materials and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Acknowledgements
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