This film discusses how the United States is preparing for an outbreak of Asian influenza. Prominent physicians and the head of the US Public Health Service address types of influenza, the nature of the virus, mortality rates, spread patterns, vaccines, the physician's responsibility, and medical advice for people who fall ill.
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Black and white
Leroy E. Burney, James A. Crabtree, Dorland J. Davis, George F. Lull.
Written by Tom Coleman ; produced by Roger Wolfe ; directed by Jack Simon ; script research by Rose Marie Scarpiello, Kay McDonough.
Received: (date unknown) as a donation from the National Library of Medicine.