Affiliation: World Health Organization
- Lessons learned from international responses to severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS)Hitoshi Oshitani
Regional SARS Outbreak Response and Preparedness Team, World Health Organization, Western Pacific Regional Office, PO Box 2932, 1000, Manila, Philippines
Environ Health Prev Med 10:251-4. 2005..Particularly, rapid and transparent information sharing between countries is critical to prevent international spread of the disease. However, information exchange was less than optimal in the early phase of the outbreak...