HUMAN CASES H5N1 2004-2006. Case fatality rate ~ 50%Most deaths from refractory respiratory failureMost people are critically illRespiratory failure > 70%ShockAcute renal failure 10-29%In US, pts with similar severity of illness are managed in ICUs. CRITICAL CARE DEMAND. Number of critically ill patients?? availability and effectiveness of countermeasures Uncertain virulence of strain if human-to-human transmissionRate of development of critical illnessTime from hosp to resp failure9458
Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.