Flu alert for Hunter: three deaths trigger quarantine lockdown

Flu alert for Hunter: three deaths trigger quarantine lockdown

Sydney : Australia | Aug 02, 2012 at 6:36 PM PDT
Source: Sydney Morning Herald
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The latest death occurred at Stockton yesterday and triggered the NSW Ministry of Health to intervene and place both facilities under lockdown. Hunter New England public health physician David Durrheim said Influenza A, H3N2, considered the dominant strand of flu in Australia, posed significant... FULL ARTICLE AT Sydney Morning Herald
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