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Avian influenza: epidemiological protocols

Epidemiological protocols for comprehensive assessment of early influenza A (H7N9) cases and their close contacts in the United Kingdom.

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Epidemiological protocols for comprehensive assessment of early influenza A(H7N9) cases and their close contacts in the United Kingdom

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The epidemiological methods to guide data collection for the comprehensive assessment of the first imported cases of influenza A(H7N9) infection and their close contacts are set out in this document.

The protocol outlines the public health investigation of persons with laboratory confirmed influenza A(H7N9) infection, along with their close contacts.

Published 25 July 2013