JOURNAL OF ANTIMICROBIAL CHEMOTHERAPY, vol.66, no.6, pp.1215-1222, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
Article / Review
JOURNAL OF ANTIMICROBIAL CHEMOTHERAPY
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
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Background: Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever (CCHF) is a potentially fatal tick-borne infection. The virus is widely distributed around the world and reports of sporadic cases and outbreaks have recently increased significantly. Some authors have proposed that ribavirin improves survival in CCHF and this view appears to be widely accepted.