WHO: A/(H1N1) and A/(H5N1) Updates

The WHO continues to issue regular updates on both A/(H1N1) and A/(H5N1) posted on the WHO main page, as well as other advisories linked from that page. Here are the current updates:

– Pandemic (H1N1) 2009 – update 58
6 July 2009 – The title of this update has now evolved to “Pandemic (H1N1) 2009.” WHO notes 94,512 officially reported cases of influenza A(H1N1) infection (up from 59,814 a week ago and 44,287 a week earlier), including 429 deaths (up from 263 a week ago and 180 a week earlier).
WHO has included an interactive “timeline of all cases” (requires Flash player) at:

– Cumulative Number of Confirmed Human Cases of Avian Influenza A/(H5N1) Reported to WHO
2 June 2009  [No update since 2 June 2009]
The published tabular chart reports 436 confirmed cases (up from 433 cases reported as of 2 June 2009) and 262 deaths (unchanged from the 2 June 2009 report).

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.