Sherif B. Mossad, MD Department of Infectious Diseases, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation
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ABSTRACTInfluenza vaccine supplies appear to be adequate for the 2005-2006 season, though delivery has been somewhat delayed. However, in the event of a pandemic of avian flu—considered inevitable by most experts, although no one knows when it will happen—the United States would be woefully unprepared.