Clinical preparedness for severe pneumonia with highly pathogenic avian influenza A (H5N1): Experiences with cases in Vietnam

Koichiro Kudo, Nguyen Gia Binh Dao Xuan Co, Nguyen Dang Tuan .Shinyu Izumi, Dang HungMinh .Vu Thi Tuong Van, Tran Thuy Hanh, Ngo Quy Chau Abstract Background Avian influenza A (H5N1) in human presents a global pandemic threat, and preparedness is urgently required in high-risk countries. Methods A retrospective chart review was conducted on 8 patients […]