Month: November 2016

A case report on Meningococcal septicaemia in Kalabazaar, Thimphu, November 2016

We report here a case study of meningococcal septicaemia caused by Neisseria meningitides in Kalabazaar, Thimphu on November 2016. The one-year old patient had no history of contact with any infected individuals in the past two weeks before his onset, neither did he travel anywhere besides his one-storey traditional residence. The patient was hospitalized and… [Read more]

This was posted on Monday, November 28th, 2016 By in Publication .

Quarterly Disease Surveillance Bulletin, Volume 7,July – September, 2016

Royal Centre for Disease Control (RCDC) is pleased to launch its Third Quarterly Disease Surveillance Bulletin for 2016. The aim of the bulletin is to provide insight and regular update on various disease surveillance conducted by Royal Centre for Disease Control to policy makers in the Ministry of Health, health professionals and relevant stakeholders. The… [Read more]

This was posted on Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016 By in Bulletin .