Influenza a h1n1: influenza a h1n1, virus that is best known for causing widespread outbreaks, including epidemics and pandemics, of acute upper or lower respiratory tract infection the influenza a h1n1 virus is a member of the family orthomyxoviridae (a group of rna viruses) type a is one of. Influenza, often called flu, is a contagious respiratory disease seasonal influenza can be prevented by immunization. The 2009 flu pandemic or swine flu was an influenza pandemic, and the second of the three pandemics involving h1n1 influenza virus (the first of them being the 1918 flu pandemic), albeit in a new version. Fda approved these vaccines as a strain change to each manufacturer's seasonal influenza vaccine there is considerable experience with seasonal influenza vaccine development and production and influenza vaccines produced by this technology have a long and successful track record of.
Swine flu comprehensive overview covers swine flu symptoms, tests, treatment and prevention. Cal/osha h1n1 (swine flu) guidance for employers and employees this webpage contains links and documents related to the 2009-2010 outbreak of 2009 h1n1 influenza. What is influenza and how can it affect you get the facts about influenza a and b, including what to expect if you get sick. Influenza testing is used to help diagnose an influenza infection (flu) and help make treatment decisions as well as help document the presence of influenza in a community. Never fear despite the name, you cannot contract swine flu (or h1n1) from eating bacon, pork chops, or touching a live pig. Get expert answers to your h1n1 (swine flu) questions at sharecare.
Health trends - h1n1 influenza we are uniquely positioned to provide insights into the impact of the 2009 h1n1 influenza virus (h1n1) on americans. Start studying h1n1 flu learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Most swine flu vaccines include an h1n1 and an h3n2 strain swine influenza has been recognized as a major problem since the outbreak in 1976 evolution of the virus has resulted in inconsistent responses to traditional vaccines. 10 august 2010 -- who director-general dr margaret chan announced that the h1n1 influenza virus has moved into the post-pandemic period however, localized outbreaks of various magnitudes are likely to continue.
Between the 1930s and the 1990s, the most commonly circulating swine influenza virus among pigs-classical swine influenza a, known as h1n1-underwent little change.
News for h1n1 influenza / swine flu continually updated from thousands of sources on the web : disease x warning: deadly pathogen added to mass killer list with global pandemic feared. Influenza a (h1 n1) virus is the subtype of influenza a virus that was the most common cause of human influenza (flu) in 2009, and is associated with the 1918 outbreak known as the spanish flu. Webmd explains the h1n1 flu virus (swine flu), what causes it, and its symptoms, tests, treatments, and prevention. Influenza h1n1 vaccine official prescribing information for healthcare professionals includes: indications, dosage, adverse reactions, pharmacology and more. Editorial from the new england journal of medicine h1n1 influenza a disease information for health professionals editorial from the new england journal of medicine h1n1 influenza a disease information for health professionals nejm group follow us facebook twitter youtube. Drug information on (h1n1 influenza virus vaccine (injectable)), includes drug pictures, side effects, drug interactions, directions for use, symptoms of overdose, and what to avoid.