Flu season seen relatively mild; fears of anthrax not fueling run on ERs

Parker, Che
January 2002
AHA News;1/14/2002, Vol. 38 Issue 1, p9
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Provides a report by the United States (U.S.) Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on the mild flu season in the U.S. Number of respiratory specimens that were tested positive for influenza by the World Health Organization in December 2001; Proportion of deaths attributed to influenza and pneumonia; Doses of influenza vaccines produced for the 2001-2002 season; People that are at high risk of complications from influenza.


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