Pandemic influenza A(H1N1) 2009 vaccines in the European Union.

  title={Pandemic influenza A(H1N1) 2009 vaccines in the European Union.},
  author={Kari Johansen and Angus Nicoll and Bruno Christian Ciancio and Piotr Kramarz},
  journal={Euro surveillance : bulletin Europeen sur les maladies transmissibles = European communicable disease bulletin},
  volume={14 41},
Pandemic vaccines from four manufacturers are now available for use within the European Union (EU). Use of these vaccines will protect individuals and reduce the impact on health services to more manageable levels. The majority of the severely ill will be from known risk groups and the best strategy will be to start vaccinating in line with the recommendation from the European Union Health Security Committee prioritizing adults and children with chronic conditions, pregnant women and healthcare… CONTINUE READING