pandemic influenza 2009

Outbreak of pandemic influenza A (H1N1) among children of an orphanage home and further spread among their contacts, Chennai, South India, 2009-10

Background: On 11December 2009, one of the administrative regions of Chennai corporation reported a cluster of influenza like illness (ILI) among students of an orphanage. We investigated the outbreak to identify the cause and propose control measures.

Author (s): 

Mahalakshmi S, Manickam P, Kuganantham P, MV Murhekar

Presenter (s): 
Dr. Mahalakshmi Srinivasan
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