Pandemic influenza in a southern hemisphere setting: the experience in Peru from May to September, 2009.

@article{Gomez2009PandemicII,
  title={Pandemic influenza in a southern hemisphere setting: the experience in Peru from May to September, 2009.},
  author={Jorge Vivas Gomez and Cv Munayco and Jc Arrasco and Lucina Suarez and Va Laguna-Torres and P E Aguilar and Gerardo Chowell and Tj Kochel},
  journal={Euro surveillance : bulletin Europeen sur les maladies transmissibles = European communicable disease bulletin},
  year={2009},
  volume={14 42}
}
This paper presents a description of Peru s experience with pandemic H1N1 influenza 2009. It is based on data from four main surveillance systems: a) ongoing sentinel surveillance of influenza-like illness cases with virological surveillance of influenza and other respiratory viruses; b) sentinel surveillance of severe acute respiratory infections and associated deaths; c) surveillance of acute respiratory infections in children under the age of five years and pneumonia in all age groups; and d… CONTINUE READING