TITLE

BATTLING H1N1

AUTHOR(S)
KEHOE, BOB
PUB. DATE
December 2009
SOURCE
Health Facilities Management;Dec2009, Vol. 22 Issue 12, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides an insider's perspective on the H1N1 flu pandemic and the many ripple effects caused by vaccine shortages. The earliest known and later confirmed case of H1N1 in the U.S. occurred in April 2009, when a 9-year-old girl in Imperial, California was struck by the virus. By April 2009, an influenza pandemic ensued worldwide, bringing with it slower-than-expected U.S. production and distribution of the H1N1 vaccine.
ACCESSION #
47155883

 

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