TITLE

Emergency Use Authorization Issued for Treating Novel 2009 H1N1 Flu

AUTHOR(S)
Young, Melinda
PUB. DATE
July 2009
SOURCE
Travel Medicine Advisor;Jul2009, Vol. 19 Issue 7, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A reprint of the article "Emergency Use Authorization Issued for Treating Novel 2009 H1N1 Flu," by Melinda Young, which appeared in the June 2009 issue of the "AIDS Alert" is presented. The article focuses on the issuance of the Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) requested by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) for the use of oseltamivir and zanamivir for the treatment of novel 2009 H1N1 influenza for wider populations. It summarizes several temporary extensions of the indication of both medications.
ACCESSION #
41994513

 

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