Journal of Comprehensive Pediatrics

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Poliomyelitis Eradication in Iran: Opportunities and Challenges

Bijan Sadrizadeh 1 , * and Seyed Mohsen Zahraei 1
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1 Iranian Academy of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
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  • Journal of Comprehensive Pediatrics: May 2, 2013, 4 (2); 91-2
  • Published Online: March 2, 2013
  • Article Type: Editorial
  • Received: January 1, 2013
  • Revised: January 3, 2013
  • Accepted: January 7, 2013
  • DOI: 10.17795/compreped-10085

To Cite: Sadrizadeh B, Zahraei S M. Poliomyelitis Eradication in Iran: Opportunities and Challenges, J Compr Ped. 2013 ; 4(2):91-2. doi: 10.17795/compreped-10085.

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