Influenza References & Resources for Health Care Professionals

MMWR Articles

Related Sites
  • Cover Your Cough
    Minnesota Department of Health
  • National Institute of Allergy & Infectious Diseases (NIAID)
    The National Institute of Allergy & Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the NIH, conducts and supports research aimed at finding better ways to treat and prevent influenza infections. This site includes NIAID fact sheets, brochures and news releases on influenza, as well as links to influenza information maintained by other federal agencies.
Vaccine Manufacture & Licensing
Suggested Influenza Reading
Influenza Control in Specific Populations
  • Hospital Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee. Guidelines for infection control in health care personnel
    Bolyard EA, Tablan OC, Williams WW, et al., American Journal of Infection Control 1998; 26: 289-354.
  • The Long-Term-Care Committee of the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America
    Bradley SF, Prevention of influenza in long-term care facilities. Infect Control Hospital Epidemiology 1999; 20:629-37.
  • Guidelines for Preventing Health-Care-Associated Pneumonia. Recommendations of CDC and the Healthcare Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee.
    Tablan OC, Anderson LJ, Besser, R, et al., Atlanta, GA: National Center for Infectious Diseases, CDC, 2003.
Pandemic Flu
Influenza-Related Public Use Data Sets