Pandemic Flu

Are we as Nurses prepared for a pandemic flu? If an influenza pandemic occurs, there could be millions of deaths with catastrophic economic outcomes. Please discuss how we are readying ourselves to care for the aged and infirm, contemplating vaccine shortages, questioning our own personal decisions to take the vaccine, and staying abreast of updates as they arrive.

Latest nursing topics sorted by date. All new topics can be found here.

CommentsLast
  1. Surge of Flu Cases in Argentina and Chile
    • Closed
    by indigo girl Jun 24, '09
    29
    indigo girl
  2. Three Flu Shots This Year; Will You Get Them?
    • Closed
    by VORB Aug 6, '09
    12
    oramar
  3. Swine Flu This Fall - Turbulence Ahead
    • Closed
    by indigo girl Aug 6, '09
  4. UK  - Calling Doctors and Nurses Out of Retirement
    • Closed
    by indigo girl Aug 6, '09
    3
    oramar
  5. Conversation with my old time GP.
    • Closed
    by oramar Aug 6, '09
  6. OH GEEZ!!
    • Closed
    by DeepFriedRN Jul 31, '09
    6
    DeepFriedRN
  7. short answer is "NO"!
    • Closed
    by oramar Aug 2, '09
    11
    RuRnurse?
  8. UK struggles with realities of dispensing vaccines.
    • Closed
    by oramar Aug 5, '09
    1
    indigo girl
  9. US Schools Brace For "nasty" Flu Season
    • Closed
    by oramar Aug 5, '09
    1
    hikernurse
  10. Disturbing Statistic..
    • Closed
    by DeepFriedRN Jul 24, '09
    12
    oramar
  11. Tami Flu-Resistant H1N1 Identified along Mexico-Texas Border
    • Closed
    by oramar Aug 5, '09
  12. Pandemic Flu Checklist for Individuals and Families
    • Closed
    by indigo girl Aug 5, '09
  13. H1N1 Vaccine in October, IF all goes well.(that is a big IF)
    • Closed
    by oramar May 28, '09
    11
    oramar
  14. Pitt to develope virtual model of flu transmission
    • Closed
    by oramar Aug 4, '09
  15. Swine flu-related pneumonia
    • Closed
    by Kringe38 Aug 3, '09
  16. CDC Seeks Public's Advice on H1N1 Vaccination Drive
    • Closed
    by indigo girl Jul 31, '09
    1
    pagandeva2000
  17. WHO Pandemic Briefing #5
    • Closed
    by indigo girl Jul 31, '09
  18. What do you think of the H1N1 vaccination recommendations?
    • Closed
    by Kringe38 Jul 30, '09
    1
    HonestRN
  19. UK preparing for the worst.
    • Closed
    by oramar Jul 17, '09
    6
    indigo girl
  20. Planning Assumptions for a Fall Wave
    • Closed
    by indigo girl Jul 30, '09
    2
    lamazeteacher
  21. Swine Flu Vaccine
    • Closed
    by ChgingmyCareer Jul 30, '09
    3
    lamazeteacher
  22. H1N1 infectivity, I don't totally understand this but I does not sound good.
    • Closed
    by oramar Jul 30, '09
    2
    indigo girl
  23. Swine Flu, Vaccinations and Pregnancy
    • Closed
    by Cherybaby Jul 29, '09
    10
  24. Swine Flu Summer Could Be Prelude to a Terrible Winter
    • Closed
    by indigo girl Jul 29, '09
  25. The Advisory Committee on Immuization Practices - 29 July 2009
    • Closed
    by indigo girl Jul 29, '09
    2
    indigo girl
  26. Military Poised to Help FEMA Battle Swine Flu Outbreak
    • Closed
    by meme048 Jul 29, '09
    3
    indigo girl
  27. Swine Flu Vaccine Priorities Outlined
    • Closed
    by HonestRN Jul 29, '09
  28. Wouldn't It Make Sense to Buy Some Supplies Now?
    • Closed
    by indigo girl Jul 25, '09
    8
    RuRnurse?
  29. Pregnancy Poses Higher Risk of Dying From Swine Flu, Study Says
    • Closed
    by indigo girl Jul 29, '09
    1
    oramar
  30. Pandemic Awareness/Preparation
    • Closed
    by indigo girl Jan 13, '09
    298
    Laidback Al
  31. Transmission, Pathogenicity, Virulence and Vaccines
    • Closed
    by indigo girl Jul 28, '09
    2
    hikernurse
  32. It's inevitable-if not this year, then soon...
    • Closed
    by RuRnurse? Jul 28, '09
  33. Swine Flu may infect 40% of US population over next 12 months.
    • Closed
    by oramar Jul 26, '09
    3
    oramar
  34. once again, two thumbs up to NHS for getting their heads around this pandemic
    • Closed
    by oramar Jul 27, '09
    2
    oramar
  35. Swine Flu for Grownups - Risk Communication
    • Closed
    by indigo girl Jul 27, '09
Need Help Searching For A Topic?

Enter your keywords in the box below and we will display any 'Pandemic Flu' topics that matches your keywords.

Pandemic Flu Editor(s)
  1. tnbutterfly

Top