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The Effect of a Combined Intervention on the Emergence of Cutaneous Leishmaniasis in Qasr-e-Shirin in 2015 - 2016

Alireza Ahmadi 1 , Roknedin Mehdizad 2 and Abozar Soleimani 2 , *
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1 Department of Epidemiology, Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences, Kermanshah, Iran
2 Deputy of Health Affairs, Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences, Kermanshah, Iran
Article information
  • Journal of Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences: December 31, 2018, 22 (4); e81985
  • Published Online: December 30, 2018
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: July 11, 2018
  • Revised: December 8, 2018
  • Accepted: December 11, 2018
  • DOI: 10.5812/jkums.81985

To Cite: Ahmadi A, Mehdizad R, Soleimani A. The Effect of a Combined Intervention on the Emergence of Cutaneous Leishmaniasis in Qasr-e-Shirin in 2015 - 2016, J Kermanshah Univ Med Sci. 2018 ; 22(4):e81985. doi: 10.5812/jkums.81985.

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