Severe acute respiratory syndrome: a challenge for public health practice in Hong Kong.

Abstract

Severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) is now a global challenge affecting more than 8000 patients in different continents. The dictum of public health practice especially for infectious disease is "prevention better than cure". It is especially true for SARS as the treatment strategies remain diverse and experimental. Maintaining a healthy and hygienic… (More)

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@article{Lee2003SevereAR, title={Severe acute respiratory syndrome: a challenge for public health practice in Hong Kong.}, author={A. P. M. van der Lee and Abu Saleh M. Abdullah}, journal={Journal of epidemiology and community health}, year={2003}, volume={57 9}, pages={655-8} }