Further Study Of Past Pandemics Key To Preparedness, Experts Say

Sun, 04 Mar 2007 01:00 AM EST

... Scientists and public health officials, wary that the H5N1 avian influenza virus could trigger an influenza pandemic, have looked to past pandemics, including the 1918 "Spanish Flu," for insight into pandemic planning. However, in a Journal of Infectious Diseases review article now posted online, David M. Morens, M.D., and Anthony S. Fauci, M.D. [click link for full article] ...