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Population Responses during the Pandemic Phase of the Influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 Epidemic, Hong Kong, China

Nelson C. Y. Yeung; Joseph Lau; Kai Chow Choi; Sian M. Griffiths;
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  • Published: 23 Mar 2017 Journal: Emerging Infectious Diseases, volume 23, pages 813-815 (issn: 1080-6040, eissn: 1080-6059, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Abstract
During August 2009–July 2010, we conducted 7 longitudinal telephone surveys among 503 adults in Hong Kong, China, to explore changes in their behavioral and psychological responses to the influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 virus epidemic. Trends were examined using generalized estimating equations models. Findings showed that responses varied with the course of the pandemic.
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free text keywords: Microbiology (medical), Epidemiology, Infectious Diseases, influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 virus, H1N1, pandemic, influenza, swine flu, population responses, Dispatch, Population Responses during the Pandemic Phase of the Influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 Epidemic, Hong Kong, China, behavioral responses, psychological responses, perceptions, Hong Kong, China, epidemic, outbreak, viruses, longitudinal survey, respiratory infections, Geography, Young adult, China, Virology, Cohort study, Generalized estimating equation, Pandemic, Demography, Outbreak, Human mortality from H5N1, Population, education.field_of_study, education, lcsh:Medicine, lcsh:R, lcsh:Infectious and parasitic diseases, lcsh:RC109-216

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