Since the emergence of a new influenza A(H1N1) virus in North America and its international spread, an active surveillance of cases of infection due to this virus has been set up in France in order to undertake appropriate measures to slow down the spread of the new virus. This report describes the epidemiological and clinical characteristics of the 16 laboratory confirmed cases diagnosed in France as of 20 May 2009.
Auteur : Centre National de Référence de la grippe France-Nord, Centre National de Référence de la grippe France-Sud
Eurosurveillance, 2009, vol. 14, n°. 21, p. pii=19221