Observatory. Influenza

September 2012
MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer;Sep2012, Vol. 44 Issue 9, p6
Academic Journal
The article reports that the CDC has linked the outbreak of Influenza A to presence of pigs in County Fairs of three states.


Related Articles

  • Biotech Review.  // CenterWatch Weekly;1/11/2016, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p9 

    The article presents an update on the biotechnology industry as of January 11, 2016, including the revision of India's National List of Essential Medicines, the ability of Eurasian H1N1 avian-like (EAH1N1) swine influenza viruses (SIVs) to transfer to humans, and the campaign launched by Som...

  • GLOBAL STABILITY OF THE AGE STRUCTURAL TRANSMISSION MODEL FOR SWINE FLU. Changpuek, T.; Pongsumpun, P.; Tang, I-Ming // Far East Journal of Mathematical Sciences;Sep2013, Vol. 80 Issue 1, p55 

    In this paper, we examine the global stability of swine flu transmission model incorporated the age structure of human population based on SEIQR (susceptible-exposed-infected-quarantined-recovered) model. The human population is divided into three groups such as 1-10 years, 11-20 years and more...

  • Vaccinate Households to Protect Infants. Luntz, Stephen // Australasian Science;Nov2013, Vol. 34 Issue 9, p15 

    The article focuses on the result of the study in the periodical "Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health," which identifies three major factors leading to increase rates of admission for the 2008 swine flue pandemic which include close contact with other young children.

  • ANALYSIS OF MATHEMATICAL MODEL FOR SWINE FLU TRANSMISSION BY AGE GROUP. Changpuek, T.; Pongsumpun, P.; I-Ming Tang // Far East Journal of Mathematical Sciences;Feb2013, Vol. 73 Issue 2, p201 

    Effect of age group in the human population is considered for the transmission of swine flu. Susceptible-Exposed-Infected-Quarantined- Recovered (SEIQR) model is used for describing the transmission of this disease. From the swine flu data in Thailand, age of patients is influenced to the...

  • Minnesota Researchers Confirm Aerosol Spread of Swine Flu. Vansickle, Joe // National Hog Farmer;9/15/2013, Vol. 58 Issue 9, p36 

    The article focuses on a research published in a periodical PLoS ONE conducted by veterinary researcher at the University of Minnesota which shows that swine influenza is spread by the use of aerosol. It highlights various symptoms associated with swine influenza virus including fever, sneezing...

  • THE FEVER OF 1721: THE EPIDEMIC THAT REVOLUTIONIZED MEDICINE AND AMERICAN POLITICS. Dolan, Rachel // Health Affairs;Feb2016, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p379 

    No abstract available.

  • Swine Flu Surprises. JOHN, T JACOB // Economic & Political Weekly;5/30/2015, Vol. 50 Issue 22, p24 

    The government has not taken the outbreak of influenza virus seriously enough. While it had managed to curtail the spread of the H1N1 virus in 2010, it has not put in place the public health measures which would collect data and allow for policies which will protect the most vulnerable...

  • Influenza A Viruses of Human Origin in Swine, Brazil. Nelson, Martha I.; Schaefer, Rejane; Gava, Danielle; Cantâo, Mauricio Egidio; Ciacci-Zanella, Janice Reis // Emerging Infectious Diseases;Aug2015, Vol. 21 Issue 8, p1339 

    The article provides an analysis of the findings of Influenza A viruses of human origin in swine in Brazil. Topics discussed include poor understanding of the influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 virus 2009 pandemic in Mexico, economic concern for the swine industry related to Influenza A viruses circulating...

  • Imported measles cases associated with US outbreaks.  // Contemporary Pediatrics;May2012, Vol. 29 Issue 5, p6 

    The article reports that according to the survey conducted by CDC in the United States 222 cases of measles were found in 2011 of which 166 were unvaccinated.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics