Month: February 2018

FluView-ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 6, 2018

The predominant circulating Influenza virus was Influenza A/H3. The overall incidence of Influenza-like-illness (ILI) and Severe Acute Respiratory Infection (SARI) were 39/1000 outpatient visits and 5/100 hospitalized patients respectively and the Influenza activity had slightly elevated as compared to the previous week. The laboratory-confirmed Influenza viruses were detected mostly in the age-group 30-64 years in… [Read more]

This was posted on Thursday, February 15th, 2018 By in Report .

FluView-ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 5, 2018

The predominant circulating Influenza virus was Influenza A/H3. The overall incidence of Influenza-like-illness (ILI) and Severe Acute Respiratory Infection (SARI) were 39/1000 outpatient visits and 6/100 hospitalized patients respectively and the Influenza activity had decreased as compared to the previous week. The laboratory-confirmed Influenza viruses were detected in the age-group 15-29 years and 30-64 years… [Read more]

This was posted on Tuesday, February 13th, 2018 By in Report .

Monthly Disease Epidemiology Report for January 2018

Five cases of Bacterial meningitis with one death was reported from JDWNRH. The most commonly affected age group was (50.0%) below one year of age. When compared with the month of December 2017, the number of cases showed higher than that of the previous month. Monthly Disease Epidemiology Report for January 2018

This was posted on Monday, February 12th, 2018 By in Report .

FluView-ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 4, 2018

The predominant circulating Influenza virus was Influenza B/Victoria. The overall incidence of Influenza-like-illness (ILI) and Severe Acute Respiratory Infection (SARI) were 21/1000 outpatient visits and 5/100 hospitalized patients respectively and the Influenza activity had elevated as compared to the previous week. The laboratory-confirmed Influenza viruses were detected mostly in the age-group 5-14 years and 30-64… [Read more]

This was posted on Friday, February 2nd, 2018 By in Report .