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Obesity Is a High Priority for Influenza Vaccination

Masoud Mardani 1 , *
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1 Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
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  • Archives of Clinical Infectious Diseases: December 31, 2018, 13 (6); e89305
  • Published Online: January 29, 2019
  • Article Type: Editorial
  • Received: January 15, 2019
  • Accepted: January 15, 2019
  • DOI: 10.5812/archcid.89305

To Cite: Mardani M. Obesity Is a High Priority for Influenza Vaccination, Arch Clin Infect Dis. 2018 ; 13(6):e89305. doi: 10.5812/archcid.89305.

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