Occupational risk of Lyme disease: An epidemiological review

J. D. Piacentino, B. S. Schwartz

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Lyme disease is the most common vector borne disease in the United States. Since the early 1980s, a large body of literature has evaluated the occupational risk of Lyme disease. The availability of a new vaccine to prevent Lyme disease makes it necessary for occupational health professionals to make decisions regarding the occupational risk of the disease among employees.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)75-84
Number of pages10
JournalOccupational and Environmental Medicine
Issue number2
StatePublished - 2002

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health


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