In the case of a mild pandemic (R (0) = 1-65), we projected antibiotic use to increase by a negligible 1 % over interpandemic
use of the same antibiotics reported for England in 2007-2008 [95% reference range (RR), 0.
51) One article in the Journal of Public Health Policy pointed out that "almost 40% of the world's supply of interpandemic
influenza vaccines is used in countries that do not produce their own vaccines.
Phases one and two are referred to as the Interpandemic
Period; three, four, and five are Pandemic Alert; and phase six represents a fully evolved global influenza pandemic.
TABLE 1 WHO global pandemic phases INTERPANDEMIC
PERIOD Phase 1 No new influenza virus subtypes have been detected in humans.
He noted a few of the advantages to LANIs: onetime-only therapy, once-weekly prophylaxis, and an optimal use for interpandemic
The exclusive licensing of molecular diagnostic technology in the MChip for flu, developed to detect, type and subtype interpandemic
influenza viruses, such as H1N1 and H3N2, and avian influenza viruses such as H5N1; and
Current policy surrounding intervention planning for pandemic and interpandemic
influenza is informed by estimates and simulations that arbitrarily assume a constant rate of asymptomatic infection in the range of 30%-50%.
He noted a few of the advantages to LANIs: one-time-only therapy, once-weekly prophylaxis, and an optimal use for interpandemic
Pien stated, "Chiron has invested heavily in ensuring that the United States has a supply of influenza vaccine in interpandemic
years, which will contribute to protecting the elderly against morbidity and mortality due to the disease.
The epidemiology of interpandemic
and pandemic influenza in Vietnam, 2007-2010: The Ha Nam Household Cohort Study I.
WHO Pandemic Phases Phase Description Overarching Public Health Goals Interpandemic
Period Phase 1 No new influenza virus Strengthen global influenza strains have been detected pandemic preparedness at in humans.