Awareness, attitudes, and practices related to the swine influenza pandemic among the Saudi public

@inproceedings{Balkhy2010AwarenessAA,
  title={Awareness, attitudes, and practices related to the swine influenza pandemic among the Saudi public},
  author={Hanan H Balkhy and Mostafa A Abolfotouh and Rawabi H Al-Hathlool and Mohammad A Al-Jumah},
  booktitle={BMC infectious diseases},
  year={2010}
}
BACKGROUND During an infectious disease outbreak, it is critical to learn as much as possible about the concerns, knowledge, attitudes, and behavior of the public. Such information can be crucial to the improvement of communication efforts by public health officials and clinicians. The aim of this study was to identify awareness, attitudes, and practices related to influenza A (H1N1) among the Saudi public. METHODS A cross-sectional study of 1,548 adult subjects recruited from various… CONTINUE READING
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