Influenza in the tropics

@article{Moura2010InfluenzaIT,
  title={Influenza in the tropics},
  author={Fernanda Edna Ara{\'u}jo Moura},
  journal={Current Opinion in Infectious Diseases},
  year={2010},
  volume={23},
  pages={415–420}
}
  • F. Moura
  • Published 1 October 2010
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Current Opinion in Infectious Diseases
Purpose of review Data on influenza in tropical countries remain scarce compared with that in temperate countries. However, the emergence of avian influenza virus (H5N1) and the 2009 pandemic represented a major stimulus for advances in knowledge about influenza in many of these countries. This review summarizes recent data on viral and epidemiologic aspects of the condition in tropical countries. Recent findings Avian influenza and the influenza pandemic of 2009 have contributed to pioneer… Expand
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