Published in TB and Outbreaks Week, February 15th, 2005
"Compared to the first wave in 2004, the number of people infected with pneumonia caused by the H5N1 virus is not as big, but it is spreading faster and with more potency," the Youth newspaper quoted Trinh Quan Huan, director of the Ministry of Health's Preventive Medicine Department, as saying.
Nine people have died from the H5N1 strain of bird flu since December 30.
Meanwhile, two brothers from...
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