Rabies control in Finland: a 12-year experience of human and veterinary surveillance.

@article{RimhanenFinne2009RabiesCI,
  title={Rabies control in Finland: a 12-year experience of human and veterinary surveillance.},
  author={Ruska Rimhanen-Finne and Miia Jakava-Viljanen and Outi Lyytik{\"a}inen and Iria Davidkin and Markku Kuusi},
  journal={Zoonoses and public health},
  year={2009},
  volume={56 9-10},
  pages={496-501}
}
Little is known about the public health burden of rabies in rabies-free countries. In these countries, the surveillance of suspected and treated cases serves as a substitute for estimating the risk and burden of human rabies because deaths due to rabies are extremely rare. Suspected rabies exposures among Finnish inhabitants were characterized using data… CONTINUE READING