TITLE

Flu fighters

AUTHOR(S)
Barkin, Robert
PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
American City & County;Oct2009, Vol. 124 Issue 10, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the efforts of local health departments to contain the swine flu or H1N1 virus. Faced with twin crises of dwindling resources and the surge of swine flu cases that threatens to overwhelm even the best public health planning, local health officials in California and Maryland are using every opportunity to prevent the spread of the disease. Despite the limitations, health officials are confident that through a combination of massive preparation and broad community outreach, they will meet the H1N1 pandemic.
ACCESSION #
44962086

 

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