Medication Sales and Syndromic Surveillance, France
Elisabeta Vergu*†‡1 , Rebecca F. Grais*†1, Hélène Sarter*†, Jean-Paul Fagot*†, Bruno Lambert§, Alain-Jacques Valleron*†¶, and Antoine Flahault*†#
Author affiliations: *Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Medicale Unité, Paris, France; †Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France; ‡Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique MIA, Jouy-en-Josas, France; §IMS FRANCE, Puteaux, France; ¶Hôpital Saint-Antoine, Paris, France; #Hôpital Tenon, Paris, France
Figure 1. Example of weekly consumption of expectorants and cephalosporins (provided by IMS France) in phase with weekly incidence of influenzalike illness (ILI) (data from French Sentinel Network) per 100,000 population.
1Both authors contributed equally to this research.
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