Rash associated with pandemic (H1N1) influenza
- Swine Flu. Feferman, Irv // Ontario Dentist;Sep2009, Vol. 86 Issue 7, p16
The article summarizes new data on the extent of H1N1 or swine flu virus infection as of September 2009. According to a U.S. study of 642 cases with ages ranging from three months to 81 years, 60% are 18 years old and below and symptoms include fever, cough and sore throat. Nine percent of 399...
- Subtype identification of the novel A H1N1 and other human influenza A viruses using an oligonucleotide microarray. Xiaoping Kang; Yongqiang Li; Honghe Sun; Weili Wu; Hong Liu; Fang Lin; Chenfeng Qing; Guohui Chang; Qingyu Zhu; Weijun Chen; Yinhui Yang // Archives of Virology;Jan2010, Vol. 155 Issue 1, p55
A novel strain of influenza A (H1N1) virus was isolated in Mexico and the US in March and April 2009. This novel virus spread to many countries and regions in a few months, and WHO raised the level of pandemic alert from phase 5 to phase 6 on June 11, 2009. The accurate identification of H1N1...
- Genetic stability and linkage analysis of the 2009 influenza A(H1N1) virus based on sequence homology. Jun Lu; Dabin Liu; Wei Liu; Taoxing Shi; Yigang Tong; Wuchun Cao // Archives of Virology;Dec2009, Vol. 154 Issue 12, p1883
The 2009 swine-origin Influenza A virus subtype H1N1 (S-OIV) is generally believed to be a mixture of human, bird and swine viruses, resulting from multiple reassortments. The evolutionary origin of the S-OIV is of high interest but still remains obscure. In order to understand the evolution of...
- Joint Commission: Steps to prepare for swine flu. // Same-Day Surgery;Jul2009 Supplement, p4
The article reports on the ways provided by the Joint Commission to health care providers in preparation for the H1N1 (swine) flu such as the compliance to accreditation standards and the assessment of medical supplies and equipment.
- H1N1 sneaks into Munday WASH YOUR HANDS!! // Munday Courier (TX);8/12/2009, Vol. 36 Issue 36, p1
The article confirms seven cases of H1N1 viral infection in Munday, Texas in 2009 along with indications of a potential increase in the number of affected persons.
- Information About Swine Flu. // Stonewall County Courier (Aspermont, TX);4/30/2009, Vol. 23 Issue 21, p5
The article offers information on swine flu.
- Pandemic (H1N1) 2009, Shanghai, China. Yinzhong Shen; Hongzhou Lu // Emerging Infectious Diseases;Jun2010, Vol. 16 Issue 6, p1011
To understand the clinical and epidemiologic characteristics of pandemic (H1N1) 2009 virus infection, we retrospectively reviewed medical records of 237 patients with laboratory-confirmed cases reported in Shanghai, China, during May-July 2009. Surveillance activities effectively contained the...
- Swine Flu, Border Security and Public Priorities. Paterson, Kent // La Prensa San Diego;5/1/2009, Vol. 33 Issue 18, p2
The article reports on the impact of swine flu epidemic on the people within the border between Mexico and California. It informs that schools were closed, masses cancelled, and other restaurants and night clubs within the area were also closed. It also mentions the possible origin of the flu,...
- Evaluation of 3 Electronic Methods Used to Detect Influenza Diagnoses during 2009 Pandemic. Mulpuru, Sunita; Smith, Tiffany; Lawrence, Nadine; Wilson, Kumanan; Forster, Alan J. // Emerging Infectious Diseases;Dec2013, Vol. 19 Issue 12, p2062
A letter to the editor is presented about a cohort study that aimed to identify the electronic methods of influenza case detection during the 2009 pandemic.