|Doc Title||Pandemic Flu: Frequently asked questions|
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|Author(s)||Department of Health|
|Abstract||The document provides answers to commonly asked questions about pandemic flu and its likely impact on society.|
It provides information on pandemic flu and its epidemiology, differences between ordinary flu, epidemics and pandemics, likely time scenario, its impact should it occur on society generally, avian flu, vaccine development , availability and antiviral drugs, public health response and other counter measures and the national framework for pandemic flu.
It provides a useful resource for healthcare staff in primary and secondary care settings to enable them to provide answers to difficult questions they may be asked.
|Publisher||Department of Health (DH)|
|Source||Department of Health (DH)|
|Publication Type||Factsheet, Webpage|
|Category||Control, Management, Prevention, Public information, Treatment|
|Level of Evidence||Evidence cited|
|Date of publishing||10/19/2005|
|Date of last revision by publisher||06/01/2008|
|Date of posting||12/09/2005|
|Date of last review by us||06/14/2010|