Infections in Iran

New Microbes New Infect. 2018 Oct 25;27:7-8. doi: 10.1016/j.nmni.2018.10.007. eCollection 2019 Jan.

Abstract

Currently some parasitic and viral infections, tuberculosis, brucellosis and hospital-acquired infections are challenging issues in Iran. Despite decreasing the rate of some infectious diseases in Iran in recent years, improved sanitation, active surveillance, comprehensive infection control strategies and monitoring appropriate use of antibiotics are indispensable.

Keywords: Incidence; Iran; infectious diseases; prevalence.

Publication types

  • Editorial