The 2009 Influenza Pandemic: U.S. Responses to Global Human Cases

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This report discusses the April 2009 outbreak of the influenza strain known as H1N1, or commonly, swine influenza. This report describes the distribution of the virus and the statistics of affected areas, as well as international and U.S. efforts to treat infected persons, respond to outbreaks in various countries (such as Mexico and other Latin American nations), and prepare for a possible influenza pandemic.

Creator(s): Salaam-Blyther, Tiaji
Creation Date: June 23, 2009
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Salaam-Blyther, Tiaji

Specialist in Global Health

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Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
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  • Creation: June 23, 2009
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2009  
Description:

This report discusses the April 2009 outbreak of the influenza strain known as H1N1, or commonly, swine influenza. This report describes the distribution of the virus and the statistics of affected areas, as well as international and U.S. efforts to treat infected persons, respond to outbreaks in various countries (such as Mexico and other Latin American nations), and prepare for a possible influenza pandemic.

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16 pages.

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