Fall World 2014

Conference & Exhibit

Attend The #1 BC/DR Event!

Summer Journal

Volume 27, Issue 3

Full Contents Now Available!

April 25, 2013

#H7N9 on the move! Taiwan gets first case. Says it came from China. 108 cases, 22 deaths. WHO Joint Task Force Press Conference

Taiwan First Case

Taiwan health authorities confirmed the island’s first human infection of H7N9 avian flu on Wednesday.

A 53-year-old Taiwanese man was confirmed to be infected with the new type of bird flu virus. The patient is believed to have been infected outside Taiwan as he showed symptoms three days after returning from Suzhou City in Jiangsu Province. The patient, who is Hepatitis-B-positive and suffers from high blood pressure, is in a serious condition. A total of 139 people who have had close contact with him are being monitored.

http://emssolutionsinc.wordpress.com/2013/04/24/h7n9-on-the-move-taiwan-gets-first-case-says-it-came-from-china-108-cases-22-deaths-who-joint-task-force-press-conference/