WHO consultation on priority public health interventions before and during an influenza pandemic
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UK Health Departments Influenza pandemic contingency plan (October 2005) based on the framework recommended by the World health Organisation for national pandemic plans
Held in March 2004 and body of scientific evidence and knowledge have developed since this consultation exercise. Should be read in conjunction with more recent WHO influenza pandemic publications http://www.who.int/csr
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