The prevalence of animal bite during 2004-2008 in Islamabad-Gharb County , Kermanshah Province , Western Iran

@inproceedings{Kassiri2014ThePO,
  title={The prevalence of animal bite during 2004-2008 in Islamabad-Gharb County , Kermanshah Province , Western Iran},
  author={Hamid Kassiri and Ali Kassiri and Mehdi Pourpolad-Fard and Masoud Lotfi},
  year={2014}
}
Animal bite is an important menace to human wellbeing due to mortality of further infections like rabies. Animal bite is preventable, but it is a health challenge in plenty of countries, chiefly in Africa and Asia. Each year, rather than 15 000 000 people take post-exposure prophylaxis, mostly in China and India. More than 55 000 people die of rabies annually mainly in Africa and Asia. Around 40% of individuals who are injured by dubitable animals are children less than 15years old[1,2… CONTINUE READING

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