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Swine flu: links and information

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Useful links and resources for nurses concerned about swine flu

Policy and statements

Statement from chief medical officer Sir Liam Donaldson - Department of Health

Statement from health secretary Alan Johnson - Department of Health


News and developments

Global outbreak map - THe Guardian

Latest UK situation - BBC

Swine flu updates and news - World Health Organization

A timeline of the outbreak - Nature


Public information

Flu symptom checker - NHS Direct

Media information on face masks - Health Protection Agency

Questions and answers for the public - Health Protection Agency

How swine flu affects travel plans - Foreign and Commonwealth Office



Swine flu information leaflet (PDF)

Swine flu information leaflet: other languages

Swine flu information leaflet: large print

Swine flu information leaflet: audio


To add any useful links or swine resources for nurses to this section, please email Victoria Thompson

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