Rabies Postexposure Prophylaxis, Marseille, France, 1994–2005

The administration of human rabies postexposure prophylaxis near Marseille (southern France) has changed since the eradication of terrestrial mammal rabies in 2001. Most injuries were associated with indigenous dogs; rabies vaccine was overprescribed. We suggest that the World Health Organization gu...

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Main Authors: Philippe Gautret, Georges Soula, Hamadou Adamou, Marie-José Soavi, Jean Delmont, Yolande Rotivel, Philippe Parola, Philippe Brouqui
Format: Article
Published: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 2008-09-01
Series:Emerging Infectious Diseases
Online Access:https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/eid/article/14/9/07-1322_article