September 4, 2018, Vol 320, No. 9, Pages 849-948
Gaps in the Clinical Management of Influenza – A Century Since the 1918 Pandemic
Timothy M. Uyeki, MD, MPH, MPP; Robert A. Fowler, MD, MDCM, MSc; William A. Fischer II, MD
JAMA. 2018;320(8):755-756. doi:10.1001/jama.2018.8113
This Viewpoint reviews advances in the surveillance, diagnosis, and treatment of influenza since the 1918 pandemic, and identifies key clinical questions to address in advance of the next outbreak, including optimal treatment for hospitalized and critically ill patients and those with secondary bacterial pneumonia.