Pandemic influenza

 

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Comments or questions:
Amy J. Hatfield, M.L.S.,
IU School of Medicine
ajhatfie@iupui.edu

Recent Submissions

  • United States. Congress. House. Committee on Energy and Commerce. Subcommittee on Health. (U.S. Government Printing Office, 2005-05-26)
    Full text of the congressional hearing regarding planning for a possible outbreak of pandemic influenza.
  • Université Paris-Sud. Ethics Research Department. Espace éthique AP-HP. (2006-12)
    French journal discussing the ethical issues of pandemic influenza. Includes a short bibliography and list of reference sites.
  • United States. Department of Veterans Affairs (2006-03)
    Plans and resources for protecting veterans against an outbreak of pandemic influenza. Appendix C lists additional web resources.
  • National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (U.S.) (2003-07)
    Background information on vaccines and vaccination. Includes an extensive glossary.
  • National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (U.S.) (2006-01)
    Background information on the causes of infectious diseases. Covers epidemics, pandemics, and avian influenza. The "More Information" section is an annotated bibliography of additional resources.
  • National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (U.S.); National Cancer Institute (U.S.) (2003-09)
    Background information on the immune system and its relation to cancer. Includes an extensive glossary.
  • United States. Office of Personnel Management. (2006-09-12)
    United States government plans for an outbreak of pandemic influenza. In the case of a pandemic influenza outbreak, the primary goals are to protect government workers and to keep the U.S. government functioning.
  • United States. Department of Health and Human Services.; Leavitt, Michael (2006-03-13)
    Progress report on U.S. government efforts to prepare for an outbreak of pandemic influenza. Includes a map of where H5N1 has been reported throughout the world.
  • National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (U.S.) (2005-09)
    Information sheet comparing the common cold with the flu.
  • United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Appropriations. (2005-11-02)
    Full text of the congressional hearing regarding planning for a possible outbreak of pandemic influenza.
  • United States. General Accounting Office. (2000-10)
    Report on government plans for an outbreak of pandemic influenza. Includes brief information on previous influenza outbreaks in the United States.
  • Taubenberger, Jeffery; Morens, David (2006-01)
    Describes the 1918 Spanish flu epidemic and its causes. Discusses if such an epidemic could happen again.