Month: February 2017

Quarterly Disease Surveillance Bulletin, Volume 8, October – December, 2016

Royal Centre for Disease Control (RCDC) is pleased to launch its Fourth 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 Thursday, February 23rd, 2017 By in Bulletin .

FluView-ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 6, 2017

The most commonly circulated Influenza viruses for this week were Influenza B and Influenza A/pdm 09. Overall incidence of Influenza-like-illness (ILI) and Severe Acute Respiratory Infection (SARI) were 33/ 1000 outpatient visits and 4.4/ 100 hospitalized patients respectively. The highest cases of ILI were reported from Samtse hospital while SARI from Paro hospital. ReadFull

This was posted on Saturday, February 18th, 2017 By in Report , .

FluView-ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 5, 2017

No Influenza viruses were detected in this week. Overall incidence of Influenza-like-illness (ILI) and Severe Acute Respiratory Infection (SARI) were 27/ 1000 outpatient visits and 4/ 100 hospitalized patients respectively. The highest cases of both ILI and SARI were reported from Paro hospital. ReadFull

This was posted on Monday, February 13th, 2017 By in Report .

FluView-ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 4, 2017

No Influenza viruses were detected in this week. Overall incidence of Influenza-like-illness (ILI) and Severe Acute Respiratory Infection (SARI) were 32/ 1000 outpatient visits and 8/ 100 hospitalized patients respectively. The highest cases of both ILI and SARI were reported from Paro hospital.Read Full

This was posted on Monday, February 6th, 2017 By in Report , .

FluView-ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 3, 2017

The most predominant virus type found in the sentinel sites in the week 3 was Influenza B/victoria. Overall incidence of Influenza-like-illness (ILI) and Severe Acute Respiratory Infection (SARI) were 21/ 1000 outpatient visits and 6/ 100 hospitalized patients respectively. The highest cases of ILI were reported from Paro whereas SARI cases were reported most from… [Read more]

This was posted on Thursday, February 2nd, 2017 By in Report , .