TITLE

Infectious disease experts expect the unexpected with respect to swine flu

AUTHOR(S)
Webster, Paul
PUB. DATE
August 2009
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/4/2009, Vol. 181 Issue 3/4, pE38
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the warning made towards further worsening of pandemic influenza A (H1N1) while a vaccine won't be available in Canada until November 2009. According to Frank Plummer, scientific director general for the Public Health Agency of Canada, the epidemic curve has not shown any sign of peaking yet so what will happen next is unpredictable. Plummer has claimed that his agency is bracing for a surge in cases during the fall of 2009.
ACCESSION #
43396912

 

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