Description: Retrospective study on outcome in people exposed to untested dogs, by PEP protocol completion.
Based on the experience acquired during the lookback study in patients bitten by confirmed rabid dogs in Cambodia (NEHCR approval 023 dated 20 Feb. 2012), a retrospective and prospective study on the outcome of patients bitten by apparently sick dogs and by vaccination protocol completion (whether they came for a complete protocol or interrupted the protocol early;
Goal: The aim is to provide real-world evidence as to whether the 4th session of the vaccination protocol is needed for people bitten by sick-looking but untested dogs.
ContributorsInstitut Pasteur in Cambodia
Epidemiology Unit, Institut Pasteur du Cambodge