Dragan Ledina

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Dradan Ledina, MD, MSc, PhD, is an Assistant Professor of the Department of Infectious Diseases, Split University Hospital Center, Split, Croatia.[1]

Education[edit | edit source]

  • 1979 – 1985; Medical doctor, School of Medicine, University of Zagreb, Croatia
  • 1992 – 1995; Infectious disease residency; University Hospital for Infectious Disease, Zagreb, Croatia
  • 1995 – 2000; MSc, School of Medicine, University of Zagreb, Croatia
  • 2007 – 2011; PhD, School of Medicine, University of Zagreb, Croatia

Research Interests[edit | edit source]

Research topics include zoonoses and vector-borne diseases, especially hantaviruses, hemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome (HFRS), Bartonella (cat-scratch disease) and Q fever.[2]

Learn more[edit | edit source]

Study on Q-fever as a trigger for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. http://downloads.novikod.com/bfm/Hanta_Dragan%20Ledina%20CV%20for%20Hanta%20web.pdf
  2. https://doaj.org/article/be3ac30aae684bdba068e54eb66ee3fd
  3. Ledina D, Bradarić N, Milas I, Ivić I, Brncić N, Kuzmicić N. (2007) Chronic fatigue syndrome after Q fever. Medical Science Monitor, 13(7):CS88-92. Retrieved from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17599032]
  4. Ledina, D. (n.d.). Chronic Fatigue Syndrome after Q fever. Journal of IiME, 1(2), 30-34. Retrieved July 19, 2016, from http://www.investinme.org/Documents/Journals/Journal of IiME Vol 1 Issue 2.pdf

renal - involving, related to or in the area of the kidneys

chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) - A fatigue-based illness. The term CFS was invented invented by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control as an replacement for myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME). Some view CFS as a neurological disease, others use the term for any unexplained long-term fatigue. Sometimes used as a the term as a synonym of myalgic encephalomyelitis, despite the different diagnostic criteria.

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