Listening to SARS: lessons for infection control.

  title={Listening to SARS: lessons for infection control.},
  author={Richard P. Wenzel and Michael B. Edmond},
  journal={Annals of internal medicine},
  volume={139 7},
Throughout recorded history, epidemics have relentlessly descended on societies, disturbing their previous harmony. Yet the arrival of these epidemics is usually greeted with disbelief as a shocking and unanticipated event. So it is with the severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS), which has infected at least 8500 people in 30 countries and claimed the… CONTINUE READING