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「パンデミック対策支援ソリューション」を販売開始(EN : "Measures to support pandemic solution" to Launch) …

Posted by pandemicinformation on 06/08/2009

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「パンデミック対策支援ソリューション」を販売開始
NTTアイティは、企業のパンデミック対策として不可欠な情報収集・周知と、事業継続を支援する「パンデミック対策支援ソリューション」を、2009年3月より提供開始した。 地震などの災害と異なり、パンデミック時には通信ネットワーク等のインフラが利用可能なため、これら …
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"Measures to support pandemic solution" to Launch
NTT AITI is well known and gather vital information as a measure of corporate pandemic and business continuity to support the "anti-aid solution pandemic", was delivered in 2009. Unlike earthquakes and other disasters, when PANDEMIKKU is available for infrastructure and communications network, the …
http://www.bcm.co.jp/site/2009/06/tamatebako/ntt-it/0906-ntt-it.html
June 8, 2009
ビジネスコミュニケーション


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Health officials evaluate response to swine flu
By LORA HINES Local and federal public health officials agree that years of planning and training for a deadly flu pandemic served them well in response to …
http://www.pe.com/localnews/rivcounty/stories/PE_News_Local_S_swineflu08.4301c9d.html
June 8, 2009
Press-Enterprise

Flu response ailing
Dr. Jeffrey Yocum, who like Kauffman serves on the county’s pandemic Influenza Task Force, suggests that information like the gender, age and residency of …
http://www.ldnews.com/opinion/ci_12542409
June 8, 2009
Lebanon Daily News

Developing new vaccines important, Winnipeg conference told
On Friday, Ottawa announced funding for pandemic flu research is being boosted by $10.8 million over three years in a bid to help further protect Canadians …
http://www.winnipegsun.com/news/manitoba/2009/06/07/9708081.html
June 8, 2009
Winnipeg Sun

New Report Finds 10 Early Lessons Learned from the H1N1 Outbreak
The pandemic Flu: Lessons from the Frontlines report reviews 10 early lessons learned from the response to the H1N1 (swine) flu outbreak, 10 ongoing core …
http://www.docuticker.com/?p=26346
June 8, 2009
Docuticker

Swine flu isolation: What you need to know
The sustain stage is used when the pandemic virus is established in Australia and spreading in the community. Should I be changing my travel plans to …
http://www.examiner.com.au/news/local/news/health/swine-flu-isolation-what-you-need-to-know/1533703.aspx
June 8, 2009
Tasmania Examiner

Swine flu: first case in Delhi, 10 so far
… as the temperature goes down with the onset of the Monsoon, the Union Health Ministry has started readying contingency and pandemic preparedness plans. …
http://www.indianexpress.com/news/Swine-flu–first-case-in-Delhi–10-so-far/472851
June 8, 2009
Indian Express

Prepared for the flu
“Logan Hospital has a pandemic influenza management plan with detailed guidelines for the facility on how to respond to a real or potential pandemic …
http://albert-and-logan.whereilive.com.au/news/story/prepared-for-the-flu/
June 8, 2009
Where I Live – News Community Media

100 tribal healers gather for summit
The A(H1N1) flu virus which threatens to be a pandemic, was also discussed. Among the sponsors was Misereor, a funding agency of the Catholic Bishops of …
http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/inquirerheadlines/nation/view/20090608-209288/100-tribal-healers-gather-for-summit
June 8, 2009
Inquirer.net

Fever pitch
Public health officials are said to be in perpetual anticipation of a deadly new influenza strain that could lead to a runaway pandemic. …
http://www.indianexpress.com/news/fever-pitch/472745/
June 8, 2009
Indian Express

Swine flu reaches capital, 2 infected
H1N1, which scientists fear could be the world’s next pandemic, has spread to 69 countries, infected more than 22000 people and killed 125. …
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/Cities/Swine-flu-reaches-capital-2-infected/articleshow/4629216.cms
June 8, 2009
Times of India

Mandating sick leave
… THE WASHINGTON TIMES | Monday, June 8, 2009 That has been the message from the government as it tries to cope with a potential swine flu pandemic. …
http://washingtontimes.com/news/2009/jun/08/mandating-sick-leave/
June 8, 2009
Washington Times

Govt lifts bird flu ban
The first case of bird-flu was detected on January 16 in a small non-commercial poultry farm. The cabinet took the decision as per our proposal to ease the …
http://www.myrepublica.com/portal/index.php?action=news_details&news_id=6017
June 8, 2009
Republica

Mandating sick leave
… THE WASHINGTON TIMES | Monday, June 8, 2009 That has been the message from the government as it tries to cope with a potential swine flu pandemic. …
http://washingtontimes.com/news/2009/jun/08/mandating-sick-leave/
June 8, 2009
Washington Times

Govt lifts bird flu ban
The first case of bird-flu was detected on January 16 in a small non-commercial poultry farm. The cabinet took the decision as per our proposal to ease the …
http://www.myrepublica.com/portal/index.php?action=news_details&news_id=6017
June 8, 2009
Republica

HUC ha recibido 4 casos sospechosos de gripe AH1N1
Desde el comienzo de la pandemia se han contagiado 21.940 personas y 2.667 casos han sido confirmados en las últimas 24 horas. Han fallecido por la gripe …
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HUC has been 4 suspected cases of influenza AH1N1
Since the beginning of the pandemic has infected 21,940 people and 2667 cases have been confirmed in the last 24 hours. Have died from the flu …
http://www.entornointeligente.com/resumen/resumen.php?items=882111
June 8, 2009
EntornoInteligente

Japan eyes cell phones as pandemic fighters
TOKYO – A few months from now, a highly contagious disease will spread through a Japanese elementary school. The epidemic will start with several unwitting …
http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/31153341/
June 8, 2009
msnbc.com

New cases of H1N1 turn up in younger victims
The World Health Organization raised the worldwide pandemic alert level to Phase 5 April 29. Phase 5 is a strong signal that a pandemic is imminent and …
http://www.snponline.com/articles/2009/06/07/multiple_papers/news/allswine%206_20090605_0700pm_1.txt
June 8, 2009
Delaware News

LET: BOH chairman argues against cuts
The World Health organization says that a pandemic flu is likely. Now is the time that we should be increasing our public health competency not reducing it. …
http://www.wickedlocal.com/easton/news/opinions/letters/x2085750669/LET-BOH-chairman-argues-against-cuts
June 7, 2009
Easton Journal

Gripe A atinge 21 mil pessoas em 69 países
… está próxima de elevar o grau de alerta mundial para a doença do atual grau 5 para o 6 – o último na escala, indicador de pandemia (epidemia generalizada).
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The flu reaches 21 thousand people in 69 countries
… next is to raise global alert for the disease of the current grade 5 to 6 – the last on the scale, an indicator of a pandemic (widespread epidemic).
http://zerohora.clicrbs.com.br/zerohora/jsp/default2.jsp?uf=1&local=1&source=a2536967.xml&template=3898.dwt&edition=12461&section=1003
June 7, 2009
Zero Hora

Sociedades médicas cooperadoras
… por el virus A H1N1 asciende a 19 mil 273 personas distribuidas en 66 países (definitivamente ya es una pandemia) y ha originado 116 fallecimientos… …
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Cooperative medical societies
… by the H1N1 virus is 19 thousand 273 people in 66 countries (and definitely is a pandemic) and has caused 116 deaths … …
http://www.exonline.com.mx/diario/columna/623596
June 7, 2009
Excélsior

WHO hält ihre pandemie-Warnstufe
Die teilnehmenden Experten und die WHO-Chefin Margaret Chan kamen dabei überein, die gegenwärtige pandemie-Warnstufe zu halten. Für eine Hochstufung der …
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The participating experts and the WHO chief Margaret Chan came to agree that the current pandemic warning to date. For an upgrade of the …
http://german.china.org.cn/international/2009-06/07/content_17903263.htm
June 7, 2009
China Internet Information Center

Further jump in swine flu cases in UK
The World Health Organization has issued a warning that it is on the brink of declaring a global pandemic, as the virus appears to be taking its toll …
http://www.themoneytimes.com/featured/20090607/further-jump-swine-flu-cases-uk-id-1070947.html
June 7, 2009
The Money Times

Thai continues to update and monitor its health and safety …
… swine influenza are based upon the same principles that Thai implemented during the Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) pandemic and for which Thai …
http://www.ameinfo.com/199520.html
June 7, 2009
AME Info

Responsible Businesses Are Taking The Human Swine Flu Threat Seriously
Businesses preparing contingency plans and instigating other measures to alleviate the effects of a potential Human Swine Flu pandemic are to be …
http://www.media.tas.gov.au/release.php?id=26938
June 7, 2009
Tasmanian Government Media Releases (press re

ECDC situation report on new influenza A(H1N1) infection 6 Jun 2009
These have been recently described by WHO in the Weekly Epidemiological Record WHO Considerations for assessing the severity of an influenza pandemic WER 29 …
http://www.reliefweb.int/rw/rwb.nsf/db900SID/MYAI-7SSAUS?OpenDocument
June 7, 2009
ReliefWeb (press release)

H1N1流感疫苗下月有望国产 首批或达300万剂
若甲型H1N1流感被确定为季节性流感,11家流感疫苗生产企业均可投入生产,并于7月底生产出首批疫苗,产量可达300万剂,年产达3.6亿剂;若甲型H1N1流感被确定为大流行流感,我国仅1家企业具生产资质,首批疫苗产量可达25万剂,年产2700万剂。 尹红章说,由于目前世界卫生组织尚未就甲型H1N1流感属于季节性流感还是大流行流感做出判断,国家 …
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H1N1 influenza vaccine is expected next month or the first batch of homemade 3,000,000
If the H1N1 Type A influenza was identified as seasonal influenza, 11 influenza vaccine manufacturers will be put into production, and by the end of July to produce the first batch of vaccines, production of up to 3 million, annual production reached 360 million; if alpha H1N1 influenza pandemic was identified as influenza, China’s only enterprise with a production quality, the first batch of vaccine production can reach 250,000, an annual output of 27 million. Yin Hong-Zhang said that due to the current World Health Organization has yet to fall on seasonal influenza Type A influenza H1N1 pandemic influenza or to judge, the state …
http://news.qingdaonews.com/content/2009-06/07/content_8061520.htm
June 7, 2009
青岛新闻网

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Shortage of vaccine causing global worry …

Posted by pandemicinformation on 05/19/2009

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I have monitoring, clipping and analysis about Pandemic Influenza Information everyday.

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Shortage of vaccine causing global worry
Yesterday, the World Health Organisation met with 10 major vaccine manufacturers in Geneva to discuss increasing production as the world faces a pandemic …
http://www.nst.com.my/Current_News/NST/Wednesday/National/2561426/Article/index_html
May 20, 2009
New Straits Times


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Close Club Gitmo? Not so fast.
Also included in the bill was money for the swine flu pandemic, and other unspecified causes. What was missing from the bill was the $80 million dollars …
http://www.livinglakecountry.com/blogs/communityblogs/45444582.html
May 20, 2009
Sussex Sun

Expert: bird flu still a threat
By : Annie Freeda Cruez This is the reminder to Asian governments from Dr Hans Tieru, the World Health Organisation representative for Brunei, Malaysia and …
http://www.nst.com.my/Current_News/NST/Wednesday/National/2561381/Article/index_html
May 20, 2009
New Straits Times

Value of vaccination
In recent years, the world faced new threats in the forms of the 1997 H5N1 bird flu and Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS), and now, the influenza A …
http://thestar.com.my/health/story.asp?file=/2009/5/20/health/3909433&sec=health
May 20, 2009
Malaysia Star

半数がメキシコ出張を制限 米企業の感染対策
93%の企業は、パンデミックとなった場合には従業員に自宅などでの勤務を認めるとした。 87%は従業員へのインフルエンザ関連情報の伝達などで、インターネットのブログやウェブサイトなどの「ニューメディア」を活用しているという。(共同通信)
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Infection control in U.S. companies is restricted to half of Mexico travel
93% of the company, if a pandemic were allowed to work at home employees. And 87% of the transmission of flu-related information to employees, such as Internet blogs and websites of "new media" that they are using. (Kyodo News)
http://www.kyoto-np.co.jp/article.php?mid=P2009052000019&genre=E1&area=Z10
May 20, 2009
京都新聞

威海流感防控工作进入实战状态 严防病从外来
5月15日起,我市检验检疫部门按照上级部署,对来自疫病流行国家和地区的入境人员,在专用通道体温监测的全过程录像。录像至少保存一个月,之后刻成光盘长期留存备查。 下一步,检验检疫部门将协调卫生部门,指派临床执业医师到口岸一线值班,检疫人员通过体温监测或者医学巡查发现体征异常的入境人员后,及时交给临床执业医师进一步排查,既 …
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Weihai, influenza prevention and control work to prevent disease entering the actual state from the external
May 15, the city in accordance with the higher level of inspection and quarantine departments to deploy, from disease-endemic countries and regions, immigration staff, the dedicated channel to monitor the temperature of the entire process of video. Video for at least a month, long after the CD-ROM for future reference carved. Next, inspection and quarantine departments will coordinate the health sector, clinical practitioners assigned to front-line duty at ports and quarantine body temperature monitoring, or through the medical inspection of immigrants found abnormal signs personnel, timely clinical practice to the physician for further investigation, both …
http://www.whnews.cn/weihai/2009-05/20/content_1477536.htm
May 20, 2009
威海新闻网

西藏报告一“甲流”疑似病例 广东疑似病例确诊,山东确诊病例出院
卫生部专家组根据患者的临床表现、流行病学调查结果和实验室检测结果,按照卫生部制订的诊疗方案判定这一病例为甲型H1N1流感确诊病例。 记者19日中午从广东省卫生、疾控部门了解到,这名患者的密切接触者共93人,截至19日11时,已追踪查找到75人并进行医学观察隔离,仍有18人正在查找中。 据新华社济南5月19日电19日上午,济南传染病医院 …
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Tibet’s report "a stream" suspected cases confirmed suspected cases in Guangdong, Shandong confirmed cases discharged from hospital
According to the Ministry of Health expert group of patients with clinical manifestations, epidemiological findings and laboratory test results, according to the Ministry of Health to develop programs to determine the diagnosis and treatment of this case is confirmed cases of influenza type H1N1. At noon on the 19th journalist from Guangdong health, disease control departments understand that the close contacts of patients with a total of 93 people, as at 11:00 on the 19th, has been tracking the 75 people to find and quarantine medical observation, there are still 18 people are looking for in. According to Xinhua News Agency, Jinan, May 19 – 19 am, Jinan Hospital for Infectious Diseases …
http://news.sina.com.cn/o/2009-05-20/070715653509s.shtml
May 20, 2009
新浪网

pandemic or paranoia? Handicapping the swine flu
Spokeswomen for the National Pork Board failed to respond to calls and e-mails seeking further information about industry standards and policies. …
http://news.medill.northwestern.edu/chicago/news.aspx?id=130163
May 20, 2009
Medill Reports: Chicago

Companies could vaccinate 4.9 bln against H1N1 -WHO
Chan said that vaccine makers have shown a very serious commitment to help the international community prepare for a pandemic of flu, which, while seemingly …
http://www.reuters.com/article/BIOTRX/idUSN1942192820090519
May 20, 2009
Reuters

Mexico swine flu deaths hit 74
The World Health Organization today raised the threat level to ‘phase 5,’ indicating a pandemic is imminent. (Joe Raedle, Getty Images) MEXICO CITY (AP) …
http://www.abc4.com/news/world/story/Mexico-swine-flu-deaths-hit-74/qPJ9Afsgv0OY-LX9tekSZA.cspx
May 20, 2009
ABC 4

Unions Urge OSHA to Enforce Swine Flu Worker Protections
Don’t forget to check out the AFL-cio’s pandemic flu site, which includes vital resources for health care workers, firefighters, educators and more. …
http://blog.aflcio.org/2009/05/19/unions-urge-osha-to-enforce-worker-swine-flu-protections
May 20, 2009
AFL-CIO

Flu trouble for 4 S’poreans overseas
News of their quarantine came as Japan yesterday braced for the possibility of the H1N1 flu pandemic reaching Tokyo. According to 938LIVE, the two men and …
http://www.todayonline.com/articles/320885.asp
May 20, 2009
TODAYonline

Philippines remains swine flu-free, chairs Asean+3 health summit …
… after a baby suspected of being infected with the virus tested negative, is batting for greater regional cooperation to combat the potential pandemic. …
http://asia.cnet.com/blogs/babelmachine/post.htm?id=63010896&t=tag
May 20, 2009
Cnet Asia

H1N1 threat reaches plateau; travel warning lifted
As the threat of an H1N1 influenza pandemic “plateaus,” Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada lifted its travel warning against non-essential …
http://communications.uwo.ca/com/western_news/stories/h1n1_threat_reaches_plateau;_travel_warning_lifted_20090519444320/
May 20, 2009
Western News

Two Confirmed Swine Flu cases in Coffee County
“The same actions you can take against preventing pandemic Flu are effective against Swine Flu as well.” Flu is thought to spread mainly person-to-person …
http://www.eprisenow.com/ent/news/local/article/two_confirmed_swine_flu_cases_in_coffee_county/73278/
May 20, 2009
The Enterprise Ledger

Flu count stable as checks continue
By Elspeth McLean on Wed, 20 May 2009 As the number of swine flu cases in New Zealand remains stable, updating of pandemic planning continues in Otago and …
http://www.odt.co.nz/news/national/56932/flu-count-stable-checks-continue
May 20, 2009
Otago Daily Times

Cuba for Peace, Social Justice and Health to Fight Crisis
Cuba has implemented strong measures since April 27 to fight the flu pandemic under the International Sanitary Regulations, he recalled. …
http://www.cadenagramonte.cubaweb.cu/english/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=338:cuba-for-peace-social-justice-and-health-to-fight-crisis-&catid=3:world&Itemid=14
May 20, 2009
Radio Cadena Agramonet

Legislators oppose 20b loan for bird flu
Avian influenza commonly called “bird flu” is caused by viruses that occur naturally in birds, especially migratory ones. Last year, the highly pathogenic …
http://www.newvision.co.ug/D/8/13/681855
May 20, 2009
New Vision

More swine flu precautions needed, says Indian official
… the ministry’s director general, said it had not sent out any new circulars as doctors already had the information sent out during the bird flu scare. …
http://www.thenational.ae/article/20090520/NATIONAL/705199816/-1/NEWS
May 20, 2009
The National

大港区开展甲型H1N1流感防控演习(图)
本报讯(记者韩军通讯员肖金萍)为进一步加强甲型H1N1流感防控工作,5月15,大港区卫生防病站开展了应对甲型H1N1流感密切接触者和疑似病例疫情防控演习。 当防疫部门接到发现甲型H1N1流感报告后,流行病调查小组,采样小组,和环境消毒小组依序进入紧张工作,整个演习从乘车出发到完成隔离服消毒共持续32分钟,为及时防控争取了时间。
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Dagang H1N1 Type A influenza prevention and control to carry out the exercise (Figure)
By (Xinhua correspondent Han肖金萍) to further strengthen the prevention and control of influenza A H1N1 influenza work, May 15, Dagang District Health to carry out disease prevention stations to deal with H1N1 Type A influenza in close contact with suspected cases and the epidemic prevention and control exercises. When the quarantine department received the report found that Type A H1N1 influenza, the epidemic investigation team, sample group, and environmental disinfection in order to enter the working group, the entire exercise from start to finish隔离服car lasted 32 minutes disinfection, for the timely prevention control for the time.
http://news.163.com/09/0520/03/59NP7PNR000120GR.html
May 20, 2009
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