FluAid 2.0 Software

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FluAid 2.0 Software

Description

FluAid 2.0 is a test version of software designed to assist State and local planners in preparing for the next influenza pandemic by providing estimates of potential impact specific to their locality. FluAid provides a range of estimates of impact in terms of deaths, hospitalizations, and outpatient visits due to pandemic influenza.

Users can download the software from this Web page and view the following information:

  • National estimates of economic impact
  • State- and local-level influenza pandemic plans
  • Estimates of impact: Methodology
  • What this model does not estimate
  • Age and risk groups
  • Gross attack rates
  • Impact of pandemic influenza on the health care system
  • Data sources
  • Modeling philosophy: Sensitivity analyses and overall objectives

Developer:

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Funding Sources:

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

History

Release Date: 2000
Original Summary: March 2007
Last Updated: 05/05/08

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