In it, it was indicated that influenza was a rather contagious disease among people particularly in autumn and winter.
The notice indicates bird flu, which was detected in many countries including Turkey, may mutate to a new form and cause a new type of influenza virus that may transmit from human to human and may lead to a pandemic throughout the world.
The notice listed the measures that should be taken by the state and public institutions and organizations against such a pandemic.
National Pandemics Plan' prepared by Turkish Health Ministry is published in the website www.grip.saglik.gov.tr.
-In case of a pandemic, all hospitals and health institutions will work in
-In case of a global influenza pandemic, Prime Ministry Crisis Management
Center and City crisis centers will start to take action within the directives of
the Health Ministry.