Browsing: Pandemic Preparedness

Infection control

Biothreats are in the limelight of the current military, scientific and medical debate. Although it is arguable whether they are a major impending risk, their political and societal relevance is out of discussion. They are one of the collective fears which characterize our epoch.

Influenza This image shows an infogrpahic covering the history of influenza

In this infographic we look back at past influenza pandemics, the mortalities caused and the circulating strains, asking is another pandemic inevitable? And if so are we prepared?