The role of the pharmacist in (inter-) pandemic preparedness for influenza
- At: 2004 FIP Congress in New Orleans (USA)
- Type: Presentation
- By: ZOELLNER, York (Solvay Pharmaceuticals GmbH, Global Health Economics, Hannover, Germany)
- Co-author(s): Medema (Solvay Pharmaceuticals BV, Netherlands)
Ryan (Mapi Values, United Kingdom)
BACKGROUND: There were 3 major influenza pandemics in the 20th century, causing significant mortality. Historical data suggest that the next flu pandemic is likely to occur in the very near future. As current supply systems already reach their limits in non-pandemic years, they are geared for failure in case of a pandemic. OBJECTIVES: To depict.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.