H1N1 influenza incidence was highest among children, but H1N1-associated mortality was highest among elders. (more…)
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The swine flu is possibly “the mildest pandemic on record” (www.isrameds.com h1n1 news)
Washington Washington DC, USA
These findings strongly underscore the risks of H1N1 to young populations and they should remain a priority target group for vaccination, The findings also suggested some upper and lower bounds on pre-existing immunity to H1N1 for seniors. However, it is fair to say a significant proportion of seniors are at risk from H1N1.
Editor, Influenza Monitor