Surveillance for foodborne disease outbreaks in Iran, 2006-2011.

  title={Surveillance for foodborne disease outbreaks in Iran, 2006-2011.},
  author={Hossein Masoumi Asl and Mohammad Mehd{\'i} Gouya and Mohammad Mehdi Soltan-Dallal and Nooshin Aghili},
  journal={Medical journal of the Islamic Republic of Iran},
BACKGROUND The outbreaks of foodborne diseases is a major health problem and occur daily in all countries, from the most to the least developed. This study is the first report of foodborne outbreaks in Iran that carried out from 2006 to 2011. METHODS A retrospective, longitudinal study carried out using foodborne disease national surveillance system data from 2006-2011, which have been reported by all provincial health centers to the Center for Communicable Disease Control. Collected data… CONTINUE READING

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