Influenza Testing and Implications
- At: 2016 FIP Congress in Buenos Aires (Argentina)
- Type: Presentation
- By: GOODE, Jean-Venable (Virginia Commonwealth University School of Pharmacy, Richmond, United States)
- Co-author(s): Jean-Venable Goode:
Influenza viruses circulate in all parts of the world causing about 3 to 5 million severe cases of illness and 250,000 to 500,000 deaths. There are 3 types of influenza viruses – A, B and C. Type C influenza occurs much less frequently in humans. Vaccination is the most effective way to prevent disease and/or severe outcomes. Unfortunately,.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.