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Non-pharmaceutical interventions for pandemic influenza, international measures.

Abstract:

Since global availability of vaccine and antiviral agents against influenza caused by novel human subtypes is insufficient, the World Health Organization (WHO) recommends non-pharmaceutical public health interventions to contain infection, delay spread, and reduce the impact of pandemic disease. Virus transmission characteristics will not be completely known in advance, but difficulties in influenza control typically include peak infectivity early in illness, a short interval between cases, a...

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10.3201/eid1201.051370

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Journal:
Emerging infectious diseases
Volume:
12
Issue:
1
Pages:
81-87
Publication date:
2006-01-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1080-6059
ISSN:
1080-6040
URN:
uuid:cffb4642-fa05-4d57-935c-02c700b1f3a6
Source identifiers:
68436
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pubs:68436

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