Since 2000 we have witnessed global pandemics and public health emergencies of international concern. This review details which viruses are likely to caused further outbreaks and looks at the strategies and tools available to UK medical professionals to mitigate the threat posed.
Bibliographical noteFunding Information:
Dr W Welfare is employed by Public Health England and holds honorary positions at University of Manchester and University of Liverpool. Dr E Wright has received funding from the BBSRC, Wellcome Trust, Department for International Development and Innovate UK for studies on emerging viruses.
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