07/11/2009

H1N1: The worst is yet to come. -- (The Vancouver Sun)

 

Pandemic viruses adapt to us quicker than we can adapt to them and predicting their behaviour is a tricky business

H1N1: The worst is yet to come

.....Because the vaccine takes up to 14 days to provide protection against the virus, vaccinating during the period of peak infection has little effect on the course of the pandemic, Fisman said. “And this seems to be what we are doing now.”...

...The spread of the infection will increase immunity in the population faster than the most aggressive vaccination program, he said....

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