TITLE

Update: Infections With a Swine-Origin Influenza A (H1N1) Virus -- United States and Other Countries, April 28, 2009

PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;5/1/2009, Vol. 58 Issue 16, p431
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports cases of infections with a swine origin influenza A(H1N1) virus in the United States and in other countries as of April 28, 2009. There were 64 confirmed cases in the U.S., 26 in Mexico and 6 in Canada. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has authorized the emergency use of Tamiflu and Relenza for the treatment of influenza. Routine illness detection at ports of entry are being conducted and travel warning for Mexico have been issued. Social distancing intervention for infected patients are recommended.
ACCESSION #
41020731

 

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