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Immunizations and Antibiotics for Oversea Travel (cont.)

Authors and Editors

Author: Edmond A Hooker, MD, DrPH, Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Cincinnati.

Editor: Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD, Chief Medical Editor, eMedicineHealth

Author: James Kimo Takayesu, MD, Staff Physician, Department of Emergency Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital/Massachusetts General Hospital.

Editors: N Stuart Harris, MD, MFA, Staff Physician, Department of Emergency Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD, Senior Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine; Michael E Zevitz, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Chicago.

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