Summary of key intervention strategies. Characteristics of key intervention strategies is given for pandemics of low severity (category 1, CFR < = 0.1%) and high severity (category 5, CFR > = 2.5%). Values are for a pandemic with unmitigated transmissibility of R0 = 1.8. Interventions abbreviated as: SC – school closure; CCR – 50% community contact reduction; WR – 50% workforce reduction; 4, 8 – intervention duration in weeks; cont – continuous duration; AV – antiviral treatment of diagnosed symptomatic cases and antiviral prophylaxis of household members of diagnosed symptomatic cases.
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