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Update: Influenza Activity — United States, October 4, 2015–February 6, 2016

Kate Russell, MD1,2; Lenee Blanton, MPH2; Krista Kniss, MPH2; Desiree Mustaquim, MPH2; Sophie Smith, MPH2; Jessica Cohen, MPH2,3; Shikha Garg,…

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Conference Call February 16, 2016|Clinicians Outreach and Communication Activity (COCA)

Date:Tuesday, February 16, 2016 Presenter(s) Fiona Havers, MD, MHSMedical OfficerInfluenza DivisionNational Center for Immunization and Respiratory DiseasesCenters for Disease Control…

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New Flu Activity Forecasts Available for 2016-17 Season; CDC Names Most Accurate Forecaster for 2015-16

Today, CDC announced that weekly influenza (flu) forecasts for 2016-2017 season are available via CDC’s “FluSight” flu forecasting websiteexternal icon,…

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Flu Activity on the Rise; CDC recommends vaccination and appropriate use of antivirals

December 30, 2016 —The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention provided an update on flu activity this season from October–mid-December…

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Update: Influenza Activity – United States, October 2, 2016-February 4, 2017

This report summarizes U.S. influenza activity* during October 2, 2016-February 4, 2017,† and updates the previous summary (1). Influenza activity…

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Update: Influenza Activity — United States and Worldwide, May 21–September 23, 2017

Genetic and Antigenic Characterization of Influenza Viruses The 2017–18 influenza vaccine virus components were selected in March 2017, during one…

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Update: Influenza Activity – United States, October 1-November 25, 2017

Influenza activity in the United States was low during October 2017, but has been increasing since the beginning of November….

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Transcript for CDC Update on Widespread Flu Activity | CDC Online Newsroom

OPERATOR: Welcome and thank you for standing by. At this time, all participants are at a listen only mode. During…

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Transcript for CDC Update on Flu Activity | CDC Online Newsroom

OPERATOR:  Welcome and thank you for standing by. Today’s conference is being recorded.  If you have any objections, you may…

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Transcript for CDC Update on Flu Activity | CDC Online Newsroom

This is a line graph entitled “Cumulative Number of Laboratory-Confirmed Influenza Hospitalizations, FluSurv-NET, 2010-2017 Seasons.” The hospitalization rate per 100,000…