Epidemiology of Lyme Disease, Nova Scotia, Canada, 2002-2013

TitleEpidemiology of Lyme Disease, Nova Scotia, Canada, 2002-2013
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2015
AuthorsHatchette TF, Schleihauf E, Haldane D, Drebot M, Baikie M, Cole TJ, Fleming S, Gould R, Lindsay R, Johnston BL
JournalEmerg Infect Dis
Volume21
Start Page1751
Issue10
Date Published10/2015
KeywordsBorrelia burgdorferi; Canada; Lyme disease; Nova Scotia; epidemiology; seroprevalence; ticks; vector-borne infections
Abstract

Ixodes scapularis ticks, which transmit Borrelia burgdorferi, the causative agent of Lyme disease (LD), are endemic to at least 6 regions of Nova Scotia, Canada.

URLhttp://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26401788
DOI10.3201/eid2110.141640