Igor Adolfo Dexheimer Paploski, DVM, MSc, DPH *; Raquel Lima Souza, BS, MSc *; Laura Beatriz Tauro, BS, PhD; Cristiane Wanderley Cardoso, BS, MSc, PhD; Vánio André Mugabe, BS, MPH; Anna Beatriz Pereira Simões Alves; Joice de Jesus Gomes; Mariana Kikuti, DVM, MPH; Gubio Soares Campos, PharmD, PhD; Sílvia Sardi, DVM, PhD; Scott C. Weaver, BS, MS, PhD; Mitermayer Galvão Reis, MD, MSc, PhD; Uriel Kitron, BS, MPH, PhD; Guilherme Sousa Ribeiro, MD, MSc, PhD
Acknowledgment: The authors thank Roberto Fonseca dos Santos for his advice during identification of mosquito specimens and the Health Surveillance Directory, Salvador Secretary of Health, especially the Center for Zoonosis Control.
Financial Support: By the Brazilian National Council for Scientific and Technological Development (grants 400830/2013-2 and 440891/2016-7 to Dr. Ribeiro and scholarships to Drs. Paploski, Reis, Kitron, and Ribeiro and Mr. Mugabe), the Brazilian Coordination for the Improvement of Higher Education (grant 440891/2016-7 to Dr. Ribeiro and scholarship to Dr. Kikuti), the Bahia Foundation for Research Support (grant PET0022/2016 to Dr. Ribeiro), the University of Texas Medical Branch Institute for Human Infections and Immunity, and National Institutes of Health (grant R24AI120942 to Dr. Weaver). The funding sources had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.
Disclosures: Authors have disclosed no conflicts of interest. Forms can be viewed at www.acponline.org/authors/icmje/ConflictOfInterestForms.do?msNum=M17-1949.
Reproducible Research Statement:Study protocol and statistical code: Not Available. Data set: Available from Dr. Ribeiro (e-mail, firstname.lastname@example.org).
Dexheimer Paploski IA, Souza RL, Tauro LB, Cardoso CW, Mugabe VA, Pereira Simões Alves AB, et al. Epizootic Outbreak of Yellow Fever Virus and Risk for Human Disease in Salvador, Brazil. Ann Intern Med. 2018;168:301–302. doi: 10.7326/M17-1949
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