How to deal with influenza: Author's replyBMJ 2004; 329 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.329.7476.1238-b (Published 18 November 2004) Cite this as: BMJ 2004;329:1238
- Tom Jefferson (Toj1@aol.com), coordinator
- Cochrane Vaccines Field, Via Adige 28a, 00061 Anguillara Sabazia, Rome, Italy
EDITOR—Fowler raises some important issues. My editorial was focused primarily on influenza, but I agree that efforts to contain the ravages of influenza-like illness have mainly been concentrated on preventing and treating the effects of infection with influenza A and B viruses. These agents cause only a variable but “on average” minor share of the yearly burden …
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