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  • References


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    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Emergency use authorization of peramivir fact sheet for patients and parents/caregivers. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website. Available at:
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    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Home care guidance: physician directions to patient/parent. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website. Available at:
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    Influenza. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at:
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    Interim guidance on antiviral recommendations for patients with novel influenza A (H1N1) virus infection and their close contacts. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website. Available at:
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    Interim guidance for screening for swine-origin influenza A (H1N1) by state and local health departments, hospitals, and clinicians in regions with few or no reported cases of swine influenza A (H1N1). Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website. Available at:
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    Kong F. Pilot clinical study on a proprietary elderberry extract: efficacy in addressing influenza symptoms.
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    Risk of swine flu associated with travel to affected areas. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website. Available at:
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    Swine influenza (flu) in pigs and people. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website. Available at:
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    Swine influenza frequently asked questions. World Health Organization website. Available at:
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    Outbreak notice: swine influenza in the United States. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website. Available at:
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    Podcast: swine flu. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website. Available at:
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    Questions and answers: novel H1N1 flu (swine flu) and you. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website. Available at:
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    Zakay-Rones Z, Varsano N, Zlotnik M, et al. Inhibition of several strains of influenza virus in vitro and reduction of symptoms by an elderberry extract (Sambucus nigra L.) during an outbreak of influenza B Panama.
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    Zakay-Rones Z, Thom E, Wollan T, Wadstein J. Randomized study of the efficacy and safety of oral elderberry extract in the treatment of influenza A and B virus infections.
    J Int Med Res.
    2004;32(2):132-40.


    Zakay-Rones Z, Varsano N, Zlotnik M, et al. Inhibition of several strains of influenza virus in vitro and reduction of symptoms by an elderberry extract (Sambucus nigra L.) during an outbreak of influenza B Panama.
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    10/29/2008 DynaMed Systematic Literature Surveillance
    DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
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    Online J Pharmacol Pharmacokin.
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  • Resources

    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    http://www.cdc.gov/

    European Medicines Agency

    http://www.emea.europa.eu/

    United Kingdom Department of Health

    http://www.dh.gov.uk

    World Health Organization

    http://www.who.int/

  • Canadian Resources

    Public Health Agency of Canada

    http://www.phac-aspc.gc.ca/index-eng.php/