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Citations

  1. Plotkin SA, et al. (2009). Rhabdoviridae: Rabies virus. In RD Feigin et al., eds., Feigin and Cherry’s Textbook of Pediatrics Infectious Diseases, 6th ed., vol. 2, pp. 2494–2511. Philadelphia: Saunders Elsevier.

  2. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (2008). Human rabies prevention—United States 2008. Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP). MMWR, 57(Early Release): 1–28. Available online: http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/rr5703a1.htm.

  3. Rupprecht CE, Givvons RV (2004). Prophylaxis against rabies. New England Journal of Medicine, 351: 2626–2635.

  4. World Health Organization (2011). Rabies Fact Sheet. Available online: http://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs099/en.

Other Works Consulted

  • American Public Health Association (2008). Rabies. In DL Heymann, ed., Control of Communicable Diseases Manual, 19th ed., pp. 498–508. Washington, DC: American Public Health Association.

  • Bassin SL, et al. (2010). Rhabdoviruses. In GL Mandell et al., eds., Mandell, Douglas, and Bennett’s Principles and Practice of Infectious Diseases, 7th ed., vol. 2, pp. 2249–2258. Philadelphia: Churchill Livingstone Elsevier.

  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (2010). Use of a reduced (4-dose) vaccine schedule for postexposure prophylaxis to prevent human rabies. Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP). MMWR, 59(RR02): 1–9. Available online: http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/rr5902a1.htm.

  • Jackson AC (2012). Rabies virus and other rhabdovirus infections. In DL Longo et al., eds., Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine, 18th ed., vol. 1, pp. 1161–1167. New York: McGraw-Hill.

  • Lewis LM, et al. (2011). Bites and stings. In EG Nabel, ed., ACP Medicine, section 8, chap. 2. Hamilton, ON: BC Decker.

  • National Association of State Public Health Veterinarians, Inc. (2008). Compendium of animal rabies prevention and control, 2008. MMWR, 57(RR-02): 1–9. Available online: http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/rr5702a1.htm.

  • Peterson LR, Gubler DJ (2006). Viral zoonoses. In DC Dale, DD Federman, eds., ACP Medicine, section 7, chap. 31. New York: WebMD.

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