Update: Influenza Activity -- United States, September 28, 2008-January 31, 2009

February 2009
MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;2/13/2009, Vol. 58 Issue 5, p115
The article provides an update on influenza activity in the U.S. from September 28, 2008 to January 31, 2009. A review of interim recommendations for the use of antiviral medications is given. It is reported that influenza activity which was low during the said period, began to increase at the end of January 2009 and was widespread in five states such as Colorado, Delaware, New York, Texas and Virginia and regional in 21 others.


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