Month: January 2016

FluView_ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 1, 2016

The most predominant virus type found in the sentinel sites in week 1, 2016 was Influenza virus type B. Overall incidence of Influenza-like-illness (ILI) was 5/1000 outpatient visits, highest incidence being reported from Punakha Hospital. Incidence of severe Acute Respiratory Infection (SARI) was recorded at 5/100 hospitalized patients, highest incidence being recorded by Paro Hospital…. [Read more]

This was posted on Monday, January 18th, 2016 By in Report , .

FluView_ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 52, 2015

The incidence of Influenza-like-illness (ILI) and Severe Acute Respiratory Infection (SARI) for the week was 12/1000 outpatient visits and 6/100 hospitalized patients respectively. The highest incidence for both ILI & SARI cases were reported from Paro Hospital. ILI cases were mostly observed among age group of 15-29 years and SARI cases among 0-1years. Out of… [Read more]

This was posted on Monday, January 18th, 2016 By in Report , .