Islam, MS, Hossain, MJ, Mikolon, A, Parveen, S, Khan, MSU, Haider, N, Chakraborty, A, Titu, AMN, Rahman, MW, Sazzad, HMS, Rahman, M, Gurley, ES and Luby, SP (2013) Risk practices for animal and human anthrax in Bangladesh: an exploratory study. Infection Ecology & Epidemiology, 3 (1). 21356 - 21356.

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From August 2009 to October 2010, International Centre for Diarrheal Disease Research, Bangladesh and the Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research together investigated 14 outbreaks of anthrax which included 140 animal and 273 human cases in 14 anthrax-affected villages. Our investigation objectives were to explore the context in which these outbreaks occurred, including livestock rearing practices, human handling of sick and dead animals, and the anthrax vaccination program.

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Additional Information: © 2013 Md. Saiful Islam et al. This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 3.0 Unported License (, permitting all non-commercial use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
Uncontrolled Keywords: anthrax; Bangladesh; ruminants; vulture; qualitative
Subjects: Q Science > Q Science (General)
Q Science > QH Natural history
Divisions: Faculty of Natural Sciences > School of Life Sciences
Depositing User: Symplectic
Date Deposited: 31 Oct 2022 10:50
Last Modified: 31 Oct 2022 10:50

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