H1N1 (Swine Flu): Looking for pandemic exercise ideas?

  • July 8, 2009

Look no further – Don’t let the title turn you off The American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) just released a plan to help hospitals, emergency departments, first responders, and public health departments manage a surge in pandemic flu cases that many experts predict will…

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H1N1 (Swine Flu):Tamiflu Resistance in H1N1

  • July 6, 2009

With a vaccine still months away, currently our only medical bullet in the arsenal to fight H1N1 remains antivirals.  So the news of cases of Tamiflu resistance is met with concern.  However all cases of Tamiflu resistance are not created equal. So while the first…

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H1N1 (Swine Flu):800 San Quentin Inmates Quarantined In H1N1 Scare

  • July 5, 2009

Confined spaces make rich locations for a contagious illness.  Highly infectious diseases like influenza can spread like wildfire in dorms, cruise ships, health care facilities and of course prisons. Approximately 800 minimum-security inmates were under quarantine at San Quentin State Prison Thursday due to four…

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