Courses

Influenza

Target audience

  • The main target audience are trainees in respiratory medicine and young doctors.

Educational aims

The aim of this web-based course is to update the participants on influenza by addressing the following topics:
  • epidemiology of annual influenza
  • economic burden at societal level
  • differential diagnosis of influenza in relation to other infections of the respiratory tract
  • clinical diagnosis vs laboratory-confirmed diagnosis
  • vaccine safety, efficacy and effectiveness
  • pandemic influenza

Clinical manifestations of influenza and complications
P. Openshaw (London, United Kingdom)
WebcastMultimedia files
WebcastMultimedia files
Disease and viral epidemiology and diagnosis
A. Monto (Ann Arbor, United States of America)
Multimedia filesWebcast
Multimedia filesWebcast
Assessing vaccine safety, efficacy and effectiveness in different population segments
K. L. Nichol (Minneapolis, United States of America)
Multimedia filesWebcast
Multimedia filesWebcast
Pandemic influenza
A. Osterhaus (Rotterdam, The Netherlands)
WebcastMultimedia files
WebcastMultimedia files