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Document ID (ISN)106314
CIS number 07-313
ISSN - Serial title 0007-9936 - Cahiers de médecine interprofessionnelle
Year 2006
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Biardeau B.
Title Avian flu - What needs to be known today, what to tell patients, what needs to be done without further delay
Original title Grippe aviaire - Que savoir aujourd'hui, que dire aux patients, que faire dès maintenant? [in French]
Bibliographic information 2006, Vol.46, No.2, p.193-203.
Abstract Review of a colloquium on avian flu held in Paris, France, on 16 March 2006. Among the topics presented: preparing for a pandemic; French prevention plan (stocks and distribution of masks, antiviral drugs and vaccines); management of the various phases (before and during a pandemic); informing the general population; role of general practitioners. An appendix includes extracts from the French governmental plan.
Descriptors (primary) national organization; infection control; France; avian influenza
Descriptors (secondary) antiviral agents; infectious diseases; conference; role of government; vaccination; respirators
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceFrance
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s) Occupational medicine, epidemiology
Biological hazards
Browse category(ies) Influenza
Bacterial and parasitic diseases
Viral diseases (other than aids)