Hospital-acquired influenza in an Australian sentinel surveillance system

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Nosocomial influenza is uncommon but may be associated with severe disease. It may be partially preventable as patients frequently have comorbidities for which influenza vaccination is recommended. Patients, particularly those at high risk of complications, and their contacts (including health care workers) should be vaccinated to prevent severe disease.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)370 - 372
Number of pages3
JournalThe Medical Journal of Australia
Issue number7
Publication statusPublished - 2013

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