Month: December 2017

FluView-ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 50, 2017

The predominant seasonal Influenza strain circulated in this week was Influenza B. However; the overall incidence of Influenza-like-illness (ILI) and Severe Acute Respiratory Infection (SARI) were 28/ 1000 outpatient visits and 6/ 100 hospitalized patients respectively and the Influenza activity had remained low. The most Influenza laboratory-confirmed affected age group was 5-14 and 30-64 years… [Read more]

This was posted on Sunday, December 24th, 2017 By in Report , .

Training of Health Professionals on NEWARS Guideline and Web-SMS Integrated Reporting System at Samtse

Royal Centre for Disease Control has conducted three days training workshop on National Early Warning, Alert and Response Surveillance (NEWARS) Guideline and Web-SMS Integrated Reporting System for Health workers from Samtse Dzongkhag from 21st December 2017. The training was conducted to report and manage surveillance data.

This was posted on Saturday, December 23rd, 2017 By in Featured, News .

FluView-ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 49, 2017

The predominant seasonal Influenza strain circulated in this week was Influenza B. However; the overall incidence of Influenza-like-illness (ILI) and Severe Acute Respiratory Infection (SARI) were 18/ 1000 outpatient visits and 3/ 100 hospitalized patients respectively and the Influenza activity had remained low. The most Influenza laboratory-confirmed affected age group was 5-14 and 30-64 years… [Read more]

This was posted on Monday, December 18th, 2017 By in Report , .

Training of Health Professionals on National Early Warning, Alert and Response Surveillance (NEWARS) Guideline and Web-SMS Integrated Reporting System at Gelephu

Royal Centre for Disease Control has conducted three days training workshop on National Early Warning, Alert and Response Surveillance (NEWARS) Guideline and Web-SMS Integrated Reporting System for Health workers from Sarpang Dzongkhag from 12th December 2017. The training was conducted to report and manage surveillance data.

This was posted on Tuesday, December 12th, 2017 By in Featured, News , .

Training of Health Professionals on National Early Warning, Alert and Response Surveillance (NEWARS) Guideline and Web-SMS Integrated Reporting System at Tsirang

Royal Centre for Disease Control has conducted three days training workshop on National Early Warning, Alert and Response Surveillance (NEWARS) Guideline and Web-SMS Integrated Reporting System for Health workers from Tsirang and Dagana Dzongkhag from 7th December 2017. The training was conducted to report and manage surveillance data.

This was posted on Tuesday, December 12th, 2017 By in Featured, News , .

FluView-ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 48, 2017

The predominant seasonal Influenza strain circulated in this week was Influenza A/H3 and Influenza B/Victoria. However; over all incidence of Influenza-like-illness (ILI) and Severe Acute Respiratory Infection (SARI) were 33/ 1000 outpatient visits and 6/ 100 hospitalized patients respectively and the Influenza activity had remained low. The most Influenza laboratory-confirmed affected age groups were 5-14… [Read more]

This was posted on Monday, December 11th, 2017 By in Report , , .

FluView-ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 47, 2017

The predominant seasonal Influenza strain circulated in this week was Influenza A/H3. However; over all incidence of Influenza-like-illness (ILI) and Severe Acute Respiratory Infection (SARI) were 54/ 1000 outpatient visits and 5/ 100 hospitalized patients respectively and the Influenza activity had remained low. The most Influenza laboratory-confirmed affected age group was 5-14 years old. Fluview… [Read more]

This was posted on Friday, December 1st, 2017 By in Report , .