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Global Strategies and Response Measures to the Influenza A (H1N1) Pandemic

  • Lan XueEmail author
  • Guang Zeng
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Part of the Research Series on the Chinese Dream and China’s Development Path book series (RSCDCDP)

Abstract

As an infectious respiratory disease, influenza is prone to cause pandemics for its fast mutation, easy dissemination, susceptibility to humans, and its elusive nature in terms of treatment. Three influenza pandemics occurred in the 20th century which caused huge losses worldwide.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Center for Crisis Management Research, School of Public Policy and ManagementTsinghua UniversityBeijingChina
  2. 2.Chinese Center for Disease Control and PreventionBeijingChina

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