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SARS Deaths Predicted Within the U.S.

May 21, 2003
by M.A.J. McKenna
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

...Responding to a more severe SARS outbreak could strain the public health and health care systems, according to a report published Tuesday by the nonprofit organization Trust for America's Health. Public health communication networks remain patchy, disease-tracking systems are incomplete, and labs and health departments lack adequate staff, the group warned.