Intended for healthcare professionals

Rapid response to:


Are reports of “man flu” just Nuts?

BMJ 2006; 333 doi: (Published 23 November 2006) Cite this as: BMJ 2006;333:1128

Rapid Response:

Is man flu wrongly named?

This illness should really be called "bloke flu" to differentiate it
from "bird flu".

Competing interests:
None declared

Competing interests: No competing interests

28 November 2006
Clive Richards
Consultant in public health
Nottinghamshire County PCT, NG11 6LQ