By Vincent Lam, Colin Lee

An important survival advisor -- either to pandemic influenza, and to the hype surrounding it.

Written through an emergency health practitioner and a public overall healthiness doctor, The Flu Pandemic and also you is a frank and transparent ebook approximately find out how to organize for the subsequent influenza pandemic, and the way to appreciate the wider context during which the hazard exists.

With cool heads and nice expert services, the authors describe the background of influenza pandemics, the clinical purposes for the present future health problem, the results a plague might have, and the stairs governments are inclined to take whilst, now not if, it hits. Drs. Lam and Lee rigorously clarify how readers can determine their point of threat, and set out useful recommendation on how anyone can arrange for a plague and maximize their possibilities of dwelling via it. They draw at the most modern facts and their event of the SARS outbreak of 2003. The Flu Pandemic and also you develops a lucid framework to aid humans reply to the newest information tales approximately avian flu, and comprehend the present media anxiousness approximately influenza within the context of the dangers all of us face in our day-by-day lives.

This crucially very important booklet, filled with reasoned, an expert suggestion, is an imperative guide for nervous occasions.

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The following specific measures should be undertaken to carry out this recommendation: • Primary care and specialty M/SU health care providers should transition along a continuum of evidence-based coordination models from (1) formal agreements among mental, substance-use, and primary health care providers; to (2) case management of mental, substance-use, and primary health care; to (3) collocation of mental, substance-use, and primary health care services; and then to (4) delivery of mental, substance-use, and primary health care through clinically integrated practices of primary and M/SU care providers.

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