TITLE

Nova Scotia confirms swine flu case contracted within Canada

AUTHOR(S)
Kondro, Wayne
PUB. DATE
June 2009
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;6/9/2009, Vol. 180 Issue 12, pE97
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the Nova Scotia health authorities who had confirmed the first case of human-to-human transmission of A (H1N1) swine flu within Canada. It notes that the flu was contracted by the King's-Edgehill School student from another student who had caught the flu while in Mexico. Furthermore, the school headmaster Joseph Seagram confirmed that four of their students were tested positive for swine flu, in which two have been released from isolation while the other two remain.
ACCESSION #
40832617

 

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