Community Mitigation Archived
Dr. Francisco Averhoff, of CDC's National Center for Preparedness, Detection and Control of Infectious Diseases, Division of Global Migration and Quarantine, discusses non-pharmaceutical interventions for an influenza pandemic. In this podcast, he reviews the need for organized community mitigation strategies in the event of a pandemic flu outbreak and describes their functions. These methods include isolation, quarantine, social distancing, the closing of ports, and infection control. Created: 4/16/2007 by Coordinating Office for Terrorism Preparedness and Emergency Response. Date Released: 4/25/2007. Series Name: CDC Featured Podcasts.
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