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Non-pharmaceutical interventions for pandemic influenza, national and community measures.

Abstract:

The World Health Organization's recommended pandemic influenza interventions, based on limited data, vary by transmission pattern, pandemic phase, and illness severity and extent. In the pandemic alert period, recommendations include isolation of patients and quarantine of contacts, accompanied by antiviral therapy. During the pandemic period, the focus shifts to delaying spread and reducing effects through population-based measures. Ill persons should remain home when they first become sympt...

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Publisher copy:
10.3201/eid1201.051371

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Journal:
Emerging infectious diseases
Volume:
12
Issue:
1
Pages:
88-94
Publication date:
2006-01-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1080-6059
ISSN:
1080-6040
URN:
uuid:10160dc9-7141-4810-bd6c-9bb8b6ec07f7
Source identifiers:
68437
Local pid:
pubs:68437

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