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    • Geographical differences in whooping cough in Catalonia, Spain, from 1990 to 2010 

      Crespo, Inma; Soldevila, Nuria; Muñoz Gracia, María del Pilar; Godoy, Pere; Carmona, Gloria; Domínguez García, Angela (2014-03)
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      Whooping cough is a communicable disease whose incidence has increase d in recent years in some countries with vaccination. Since 1981, in Catalonia (Spain), cases must be reported to the Public Health Department. In 1997, ...
    • The impact of immigration and vaccination in reducing the incidence of hepatitis B in Catalonia (Spain) 

      Oviedo de La Fuente, Manuel; Muñoz Gracia, María del Pilar; Carmona, Gloria; Borras, Eva; Batalla, Joan; Soldevila, Nuria; Domínguez, Àngela (2012-08-06)
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      Background The Hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection is a major cause of liver disease and liver cancer worldwide according to the World Health Organization. Following acute HBV infection, 1-5% of infected healthy adults ...