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

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Title

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

Creator

  • Author: Salaam-Blyther, Tiaji
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Specialist in Global Health

Publisher

  • Name: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.

Date

  • Creation: 2009-06-23

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content 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.
  • Physical Description: 16 pages.

Subject

  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Emergency management
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Influenza
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Swine influenza
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Medicine
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Epidemics

Coverage

  • Coverage Date: 2009

Collection

  • Name: Congressional Research Service Reports
    Code: CRSR

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Report

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • CRS Report Number: R40588
  • Accession or Local Control No: R40588_2009Jun23
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc26157