Transmission and control in an institutional pandemic influenza A(H1N1) 2009 outbreak.

@article{Arinaminpathy2012TransmissionAC,
  title={Transmission and control in an institutional pandemic influenza A(H1N1) 2009 outbreak.},
  author={Nimalan Arinaminpathy and Nika Raphaely and Luisa Salda{\~n}a and Claire Hodgekiss and Jessica Dandridge and Kyle Knox and Noel Denis McCarthy},
  journal={Epidemiology and infection},
  year={2012},
  volume={140 6},
  pages={1102-10}
}
A pandemic influenza A(H1N1) 2009 outbreak in a summer school affected 117/276 (42%) students. Residential social contact was associated with risk of infection, and there was no evidence for transmission associated with the classroom setting. Although the summer school had new admissions each week, which provided susceptible students the outbreak was controlled using routine infection control measures (isolation of cases, basic hygiene measures and avoidance of particularly high-risk social… CONTINUE READING