Intended for healthcare professionals

Rapid response to:


Research confirms human to human transmission of avian flu

BMJ 2005; 330 doi: (Published 27 January 2005) Cite this as: BMJ 2005;330:211

Rapid Response:

A wake up call for another spanish flu possibility?

Another spanish flu possibility should be accounted. That is the way
it starts. It is time to work very hard for an effective vaccine or
therapeutic intervention before the virus adapts to his new found host (distraught and humble men and women of this small world). This is a real
wake up call.

Competing interests:
None declared

Competing interests: No competing interests

02 February 2005
Yassin Nur
staff grade GUM
coventry pct, sexual health clinic, Stoney stanton road, coventry, C1 4FH