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Epidemiologic and clinical parameters of West Nile virus infections in humans: a scoping review

BMC Infectious DiseasesBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201717:609

Received: 16 March 2017

Accepted: 25 July 2017

Published: 6 September 2017

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Original Submission
16 Mar 2017 Submitted Original manuscript
16 May 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Annapaola Rizzoli
24 May 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Francesco Maria Fusco
29 Jun 2017 Author responded Author comments - Man Wah Yeung
Resubmission - Version 2
29 Jun 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 2
25 Jul 2017 Editorially accepted
6 Sep 2017 Article published 10.1186/s12879-017-2637-9

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Authors’ Affiliations

Public Health Ontario, Toronto, Canada, Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Canada, Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada