Table 4

Avian influenza: Reported transmission pattern and behaviour during the 2005 epizooty and at the time of the survey: June-July 2006, Lyon-France.

Reported transmission route

(n = 567)


Yes

(%)

No

(%)

Don't know

(%)


Contacts with contaminated poultry

81

17

3

Consumption of eggs or poultry

21

76

3

Contacts with contaminated subjects

37

49

15

Intra-human transmission

36

54

10


Behaviours

(n = 567)


In 2005

At the time of survey


Yes

(%)

No

(%)

Yes

(%)

No

(%)

Do not eat poultry

20

80

10

90

Avoid or cancel travel to countries at risk

19

81

13

87

Avoid public places or at risk persons

17

83

6

94

Consult physicians for more information

5

94

2

98

Buy antiviral drugs

4

96

2

98

Others

3

96

1

99


Perception of measures taken by the French health authorities


Yes

(%)

No

(%)

Don't know

(%)


Know the measures (n = 567)

82

18

-

Express confidence in the measures (n = 466)

68

32

-

Think measures are adapted to the situation (n = 466)

68

32

-


Saadatian-Elahi et al. BMC Public Health 2010 10:191   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-10-191

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