December 2009
Health Facilities Management;Dec2009, Vol. 22 Issue 12, p12
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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.


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