Influenza update 2007-2008: Vaccine advances, pandemic preparation
Sherif B. Mossad, MD
Department of Infectious Diseases, Cleveland Clinic; Associate Professor of Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH
Address: Sherif B. Mossad, MD, Department of Infectious Diseases, S32, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland OH, 44195; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Dr. Mossad is the site principal investigator for a study sponsored by Roche, manufacturer
ABSTRACTInfluenza vaccination remains our best measure to prevent epidemic and pandemic influenza. We must continue to improve vaccination rates for targeted populations. Antiviral options are currently limited to the neuraminidase inhibitors.