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Infectious Diseases in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Volume 2011, Article ID 750484, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2011/750484
Clinical Study

Knowledge of Toxoplasmosis among Doctors and Nurses Who Provide Prenatal Care in an Endemic Region

1Laboratório de Doenças Febris Agudas, Instituto de Pesquisa Clínica Evandro Chagas, Fiocruz, Avenida Brasil 4365, 21040-360 Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
2Laboratório de Epidemiologia, Instituto de Pesquisa Clínica Evandro Chagas, Fiocruz, 21040-360 Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
3Vice-Direção de Ensino, Instituto de Pesquisa Clínica Evandro Chagas, Fiocruz, 21040-360 Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
4Laboratório de Toxoplasmose, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Fiocruz, 21045-900 Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil

Received 25 January 2011; Accepted 21 March 2011

Academic Editor: Michael G. Gravett

Copyright © 2011 Laura Berriel da Silva et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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