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1918 Influenza: Mother of All Pandemics
Emerging infectious diseases- 2006 Jan; Vol. 12 (1), pp. 15-22.
Nonpharmaceutical interventions implemented by US cities during the 1918-1919 influenza pandemic
Examines the implementation of non-pharmaceutical interventions for epidemic mitigation in 43 cities in the continental United States from September 8, 1918, through February 22, 1919, and to determine whether city-to-city variation in mortality was associated with the timing, duration, and combination of non-pharmaceutical interventions; altered population susceptibility associated with prior pandemic waves; age and sex distribution; and population size and density.
Non-pharmaceutical interventions were grouped into 3 major categories: school closure; cancellation of public gatherings; and isolation and quarantine.
Public Heath Reports- National Library of Medicine (2010)
This special supplement represents a rare convergence of spellbinding articles that lend an historical perspective to a very timely topic. Its important theme is lessons learned from the 1918–1919 influenza pandemic, as told by key public health historians and scientists.
What Happened in China During the 1918 Influenza Epidemic?
International Journal of Infectious Diseases
Volume 11, Issue 4, July 2007, Pages 360-364
Holidays in a Pandemic? Here’s What Happened in 1918
Fortin, Jacey. "Holidays in a Pandemic? Here’s What Happened in 1918." New York Times, Dec. 9th 2020