Iranian Journal of Pediatrics

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Old Disease and New Challenges: Major Obstacles of Current Strategies in the Prevention of Pertussis

Iraj Sedighi 1 , Abdollah Karimi 2 and Ali Amanati 3 , *
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1 Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, Hamadan, IR Iran
2 Pediatric Infections Research Center, Mofid Children’s Hospital, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
3 Professor Alborzi Clinical Microbiology Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
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  • Iranian Journal of Pediatrics: August 2016, 26 (4); e5514
  • Published Online: June 12, 2016
  • Article Type: Review Article
  • Received: January 29, 2016
  • Revised: April 26, 2016
  • Accepted: May 23, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijp.5514

To Cite: Sedighi I, Karimi A, Amanati A. Old Disease and New Challenges: Major Obstacles of Current Strategies in the Prevention of Pertussis, Iran J Pediatr. 2016 ; 26(4):e5514. doi: 10.5812/ijp.5514.

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1. Context
2. Evidence Acquisition
3. Results
4. Conclusions
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