West Nile Virus: A Contingency Plan to Protect the Public’s Health

Scope and Content

This report, in response to the mosquito-borne West Nile virus becoming endemic to the United States in 2002, set out measures aimed at the early identification and control of the virus in the event it should reach England. Also includes a contingency action plan to improve readiness diagnosis, management of the condition and prevention of further infection.

Conditions Governing Access

Open.