Sunday, 14 April 2013

Biggest single H7N9 notification day?

Today saw a remarkable 11 H7N9 confirmations added including 2 new deaths and a new province (Henan; population >94,000,000) added to the list. FluTrackershas all the details...although many cases do not have full details; the best quality data come from Shanghai, Beijing and Henan at the moment. 

Cases jump to 60 with 13 deaths but the Case Fatality Rate remains steady at 22%. 

No sustained human-to-human transmission has been identified yet.