Pandemic (H1N1) 2009–associated Deaths Detected by Unexplained Death and Medical Examiner Surveillance
Published Date:Aug 2011
Source:Emerg Infect Dis. 17(8):1479-1483.
Cause Of Death
Coroners And Medical Examiners
Influenza A Virus
Influenza A Virus, H1N1 Subtype
Pandemic (H1N1) 2009
Funding:3U01CI000313/CI/NCPDCID CDC HHS/United States
3U90TP616999/TP/OPHPR CDC HHS/United States
5U01CI000306/CI/NCPDCID CDC HHS/United States
5U90TP017007-10/TP/OPHPR CDC HHS/United States
5U90TP516981/TP/OPHPR CDC HHS/United States
Description:During the pandemic (H1N1) 2009 outbreak, Minnesota, New Mexico, and Oregon used several surveillance methods to detect associated deaths. Surveillance using unexplained death and medical examiner data allowed for detection of 34 (18%) pandemic (H1N1) 2009-associated deaths that were not detected by hospital-based surveillance.
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