Community-Based Measures for Mitigating the 2009 H1N1 Pandemic in China

  title={Community-Based Measures for Mitigating the 2009 H1N1 Pandemic in China},
  author={Sanyi Tang and Yanni Xiao and Youping Yang and Yican Zhou and Jianhong Wu and Zhien Ma},
  booktitle={PloS one},
Since the emergence of influenza A/H1N1 pandemic virus in March-April 2009, very stringent interventions including Fengxiao were implemented to prevent importation of infected cases and decelerate the disease spread in mainland China. The extent to which these measures have been effective remains elusive. We sought to investigate the effectiveness of Fengxiao that may inform policy decisions on improving community-based interventions for management of on-going outbreaks in China, in particular… CONTINUE READING
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