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Determinants and protective behaviours regarding tick bites among school children in the Netherlands: a cross-sectional study

Desiree JMA Beaujean1*, Fedor Gassner1, Albert Wong2, Jim E Steenbergen van13, Rik Crutzen4 and Dirk Ruwaard5

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1 National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Centre for Infectious Disease Control, P.O. Box 1, 3720, BA Bilthoven, The Netherlands

2 Department of Statistics, Mathematical Modeling and Data Logistics, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, P.O. Box 1, 3720, BA Bilthoven, The Netherlands

3 Centre for Infectious Diseases, Leiden University Medical Centre, P.O. Box 9600, 2300, RC Leiden, The Netherlands

4 Department of Health Promotion, Maastricht University, CAPHRI School for Public Health and Primary Care, P.O. Box 616, 6200, MD Maastricht, The Netherlands

5 Department of Health Services Research, Maastricht University, CAPHRI School for Public Health and Primary Care, P.O. Box 616, 6200, MD Maastricht, The Netherlands

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BMC Public Health 2013, 13:1148  doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-1148

Published: 9 December 2013

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