Month: February 2016

Quarterly Disease Surveillance Bulletin, Volume 4, October – December, 2015

Royal Centre for Disease Control (RCDC) is pleased to launch its fourth Quarterly Disease Surveillance Bulletin for 2015. The aim of the bulletin is to provide insight and regular update on various disease surveillance conducted by Public Health Laboratory (Royal Centre for Disease Control ) to policy makers in the Ministry of Health, health professionals… [Read more]

This was posted on Thursday, February 25th, 2016 By in Bulletin .

FluView_ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 3, 2016

The most predominant virus type found in the sentinel sites in week 3, 2016 was Influenza virus type B. Overall incidence of Influenza-like-illness (ILI) was 12/1000 outpatient visits, highest incidence being reported from Tsirang Hospital. Incidence of severe Acute Respiratory Infection (SARI) was recorded at 5/100 hospitalized patients, highest incidence being recorded by Samdrup Jongkhar… [Read more]

This was posted on Monday, February 1st, 2016 By in Report , .