This study is conducted by the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases , National Institutes of Health , Department of Health and Human Services , funded under contract No. HHSN272200800040C.
‘The most frequent causes of death were viral pneumonia and acute respiratory distress syndrome. ‘In the first 16 weeks of the 2009 pandemic influenza A seems to be especially other seasonal influenza, .fewer hospitalizations and deaths occur in the elderly, in contrast to the perception that the 2009 pandemic influenza A infection causes only mild disease, hospitalization and death in all age groups occurred, and up to 30 % of hospitalized cases were most critically ill hospital cases had identifiable established risk factors;. Obesity can a newly identified risk factor for fatal 2009 pandemic be Influenza A infection and merits further study. ‘.
Source: Emergent BioSolutions Inc.Report on H1N1 cases in California shows hospitalization in all age groups occur, to many debilitatingIn contrast to some common perceptions with 2009 influenza A infections, an examination of the cases in California that hospitalization and death occurring in the first age, and about 30 % of hospitalized cases were severe enough to need treatment in an intensive care unit, according to a study in the 4th November issue of JAMA. (more…)