Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS Virus),
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Last Updated 6th March 2020
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Clinical/ Epidemiology Information
Pathology and Laboratory SARS
Medical Publication - SARS
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Hong Kong Coverage- SARS
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UK Coverage - SARS
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News Online : Read the following newspapers for updates. (Links may be broken and kept for historical reasons)
Worldwide Outbreak Resources
MEDLINE abstracts (NLM PubMed)
Source: National Center For National Biotechnology Information(NCBI). When you read the MEDLINE (NLM PubMed) abstract click on Links: Related Articles.
- A Cluster of Cases of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome in Hong Kong.N Engl J Med. 2003 Apr 1 [epub ahead of print] Tsang KW, Ho PL, Ooi GC, Yee WK, Wang T; et al. [Medline]
- Identification of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome in Canada.N Engl J Med. 2003 Mar 31 [epub ahead of print] Poutanen SM, Low DE, Henry B, Finkelstein S, Rose D; et al. [Medline]
- Case Clusters of the Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome. N Engl J Med. 2003 Apr 1 [epub ahead of print] Drazen JM. [Medline]
- Pneumonia causes panic in Guangdong province. BMJ. 2003 Feb 22;326(7386):416. No abstract available. Rosling L, Rosling M. [Medline]
Communicable Disease Control, Surveillance and Other Resources
National Electronic Telecommunications System for Surveillance (NETSS) a surveillance system used by CDC.
Interstate Shipment of Etiologic Agents from CDC.
Medline Search Sites, Medical Journals Site and Search Engines
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