Human cases of H5N1 avian influenza in Indonesia: the need for international assistance.

@article{Kakimoto2007HumanCO,
  title={Human cases of H5N1 avian influenza in Indonesia: the need for international assistance.},
  author={Kazuhiro Kakimoto and Ariestya Anggraeni},
  journal={Bioscience trends},
  year={2007},
  volume={1 2},
  pages={68}
}
ince 2003, 321 confirmed human cases of H5N1 avian influenza (AI) and 194 deaths worldwide have been reported to the WHO as of August 2007. More cases occurred in Indonesia than in any other country, accounting for approximately one-third of cases worldwide. The Government of Indonesia responded to the epidemic by establishing the “Indonesia National Committee for Avian Influenza Control and Pandemic Influenza Preparedness,” a ministerial-level committee, and developing the “National Strategic… CONTINUE READING