Month: May 2018

FluView-ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 19, 2018

Influenza B/Yamagata and Influenza B/Victoria were predominantly detected in the week. The overall incidence of Influenza-like-illness (ILI) and Severe Acute Respiratory Infection (SARI) were 34/1000 outpatient visits and 6/100 hospitalized patients respectively. The most laboratory-confirmed affected age group belonged to 5-14 and 15-29 years old (Figure 1). Fluview week 19

This was posted on Saturday, May 19th, 2018 By in Report , .

FluView-ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 18, 2018

The predominant seasonal Influenza strain circulated in the week was Influenza B/Yamagata. The overall incidence of Influenza-like-illness (ILI) and Severe Acute Respiratory Infection (SARI) were 35/1000 outpatient visits and 8/100 hospitalized patients respectively. The most laboratory-confirmed affected age group belonged to 5-14 years old (Figure 1). Fluview week 18

This was posted on Saturday, May 12th, 2018 By in Report , .

FluView-ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 17, 2018

The predominant seasonal Influenza strain circulated in the week was Influenza B/Victoria. The overall incidence of Influenza-like-illness (ILI) and Severe Acute Respiratory Infection (SARI) were 9/1000 outpatient visits and 7/100 hospitalized patients respectively. The most laboratory-confirmed affected age group belonged to 5-14 years old (Figure 1). Fluview week 17

This was posted on Monday, May 7th, 2018 By in Report , .

Monthly Epidemiology Report for April 2018

Three cases of Acute Encephalitis Syndrome and one bacterial meningitis were reported from JDWNRH. All cases were under one year of age. A total of 20 suspected measles case were reported; Thimphu (none cases), Paro (six cases) Wangduephodrang (two cases), Sarpang (one case), Tsirang (one case), Chhukha (one case) and Pemagatshel (one case). All were… [Read more]

This was posted on Friday, May 4th, 2018 By in Report , .