Tularaemia outbreaks in Sakarya, Turkey: case-control and environmental studies


MERIC M., SAYAN M. , DÜNDAR D. , WILLKE A.

SINGAPORE MEDICAL JOURNAL, cilt.51, ss.655-659, 2010 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 51 Konu: 8
  • Basım Tarihi: 2010
  • Dergi Adı: SINGAPORE MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.655-659

Özet

Introduction: Tularaemia is an important zoonotic disease that leads to outbreaks. This study aimed to compare the epidemiological characteristics of two tularaemia outbreaks that occurred in the Sakarya region of Turkey, analyse the risk factors for the development of outbreaks and identify Francisella (F.) tularensis in the water samples.