Rabies surveillance in the United States during 2016.

@article{Ma2018RabiesSI,
  title={Rabies surveillance in the United States during 2016.},
  author={Xiaoyue Ma and Benjamin P. Monroe and Julie M Cleaton and Lillian A. Orciari and Pamela A. Yager and Yu Xiao Li and Jordona D. Kirby and Jesse Dean Blanton and Brett W. Petersen and Ryan Maclaren Wallace},
  journal={Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association},
  year={2018},
  volume={252 8},
  pages={945-957}
}
OBJECTIVE To describe rabies and rabies-related events occurring during 2016 in the United States. DESIGN Observational study based on passive surveillance data. ANIMALS All animals submitted for rabies testing in the United States during 2016. PROCEDURES State and territorial public health programs provided data on animals submitted for rabies testing in 2016. Data were analyzed temporally and geographically to assess trends in domestic and sylvatic animal rabies cases. RESULTS During 2016, 50… CONTINUE READING