03-13ICT-Pandemic-Preparedness-Report

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Pandemic Preparedness in Healthcare

This report examines issues related to pandemic preparedness in healthcare facilities. It explores the challenges associated with facility and community readiness, and takes a look at how pandemic influenza viruses develop. It discusses the differences between pandemic and seasonal influenza, as well as explores the various influenza A viruses that have caused recent pandemic and global public health challenges. It also briefly addresses infection control-related prevention strategies.

  • Explore how pandemic influenza viruses develop
  • Examine influenza viruses that have triggered outbreaks
  • Learn how to mitigate and prevent the transmission of influenza