Month: June 2018

FluView-ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 25, 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 40/1000 outpatient visits and 6/100 hospitalized patients respectively. The most laboratory-confirmed affected age group belonged to 5-14 years age group (Figure 1). Fluview Week 25

This was posted on Friday, June 29th, 2018 By in Report , .

FluView-ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 24, 2018

The predominant seasonal Influenza strain circulated in this 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 and 15-29 years age group (Figure 1). Fluview week 24

This was posted on Thursday, June 21st, 2018 By in Report , .

FluView-ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 23, 2018

The predominant seasonal Influenza strain circulated in this week was Influenza B/Yamagata. The overall incidence of Influenza-like-illness (ILI) and Severe Acute Respiratory Infection (SARI) were 22/1000 outpatient visits and 7/100 hospitalized patients respectively. The most laboratory-confirmed affected age group belonged to 5-14 and 15-29 years age group (Figure 1). Fluview Week 23

This was posted on Friday, June 15th, 2018 By in Report , .

FluView-ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 22, 2018

The predominant seasonal Influenza strain circulated in this week was Influenza B/Yamagata. The overall incidence of Influenza-like-illness (ILI) and Severe Acute Respiratory Infection (SARI) were 37/1000 outpatient visits and 5/100 hospitalized patients respectively. The most laboratory-confirmed affected age group belonged to 5-14 and 15-29 years age group (Figure 1). Fluview week 22

This was posted on Thursday, June 7th, 2018 By in Report , .

Monthly Epidemiology Report for May 2018

Two cases of bacterial meningitis were reported from JDWNRH, no AES cases reported during the month. One was under one year and another was between 20-24 years of age. A total of 21 suspected measles case were reported in the MR surveillance system: cases were reported from Paro, Thimphu, Punakha, Samtse, Trongsa, Chhukha and Haa…. [Read more]

This was posted on Wednesday, June 6th, 2018 By in Report , .

FluView-ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 20, 2018

The predominant circulating influenza virus in the week was B/Yamagata. The overall incidence of Influenza-like-illness (ILI) and Severe Acute Respiratory Infection (SARI) were 28/1000 outpatient visits and 8/100 hospitalized patients respectively. The most laboratory-confirmed affected age group belonged to 15-29 years old (Figure 1). Fluview week 20

This was posted on Monday, June 4th, 2018 By in Report , .