Health Protection Scotland
PHE guidance on use of antiviral agents for the treatment and prophylaxis of influenza
Please call the consultant virologist on 0141 201 8721 (38721) / 0141 201 8722 (38722) or via the Glasgow Royal Infirmary switchboard (0141 211 4000) as soon as possible to discuss any possible case of avian influenza. There is a consultant available 24 hours a day.
The WoSSVC has specific A(H7N9) and A(H3N2), A(H5N1) Real-Time PCR assays. Avian influenza testing will be only be carried out after discussion a consultant virologist. Please see the 'URGENT TESTING' page.
HPS Avian Influenza guidance