The molecular epidemiology of respiratory viruses in military trainees in Iran

@inproceedings{Tavakoli2019TheME,
  title={The molecular epidemiology of respiratory viruses in military trainees in Iran},
  author={Ahmad Tavakoli and Mohammad Hadi Karbalaie Niya and Farah Bokharaei-Salim and Mohammad Farahmand and Morteza Izadi and Ruhollah Dorostkar and Hossein Keyvani},
  booktitle={Medical journal of the Islamic Republic of Iran},
  year={2019}
}
  • Ahmad Tavakoli, Mohammad Hadi Karbalaie Niya, +4 authors Hossein Keyvani
  • Published in Medical journal of the Islamic Republic of Iran 2019
  • DOI:10.34171/mjiri.33.40
Background: Military populations are more prone to respiratory infections worldwide. There is a dearth of research about the role of viral pathogens in the etiology of respiratory infections in military trainees in Iran. Hence, we aimed to investigate the molecular epidemiology and clinical symptoms of respiratory viruses among this population. Methods: This cross-sectional study was performed on 400 military trainees with symptoms of respiratory infection, referred to the military medical… CONTINUE READING