Month: December 2018

FluView-ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 49, 2018

The predominant seasonal Influenza strain circulated in this week was Influenza A/Pdm09 The overall incidence of Influenza-Like-Illness (ILI) and Severe Acute Respiratory Infection (SARI) was 27/1000 outpatient visits and 8/100 hospitalized patients respectively. The laboratory-confirmed influenza was detected mostly in the age group 0-1 and 30-64 years age group (Figure 1). Fluview Week 49

This was posted on Thursday, December 13th, 2018 By in Report , .

FluView-ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 48, 2018

The overall incidence of Influenza-Like-Illness (ILI) and Severe Acute Respiratory Infection (SARI) were 24/1000 outpatient visits and 5/100 hospitalized patients respectively. Both ILI and SARI samples were negative for influenza virus (Figure 1). Fluview Week 48

This was posted on Thursday, December 6th, 2018 By in Report , .

Monthly Epidemiology Report for November 2018

Three AES cases: two from JDWNRH and one from MRRH. All were in the age group of 1-11 months. Eight suspected measles cases: None of them were tested positive for measles. Four laboratory-confirmed malaria cases: two from Samdrup Jongkhar, one from Zhemgang and one from Sarpang Dzongkhag. Two outbreaks of Suspected Glossitis: One from Minjiwoong… [Read more]

This was posted on Wednesday, December 5th, 2018 By in Report , .

FluView-ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 47, 2018

The overall incidence of Influenza-Like-Illness (ILI) and Severe Acute Respiratory Infection (SARI) were 21/1000 outpatient visits and 8/100 hospitalized patients respectively. Both ILI and SARI samples were negative for influenza virus (Figure 1). Fluview Week 47

This was posted on Monday, December 3rd, 2018 By in Report .

FluView-ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 46, 2018

The predominant seasonal Influenza strains circulated in this week was Influenza A/H3. The overall incidence of Influenza-Like-Illness (ILI) and Severe Acute Respiratory Infection (SARI) were 27/1000 outpatient visits and 6/100 hospitalized patients respectively. The laboratory-confirmed influenza was mostly found in 5-14 years age group (Figure 1). Fluview Week 46

This was posted on Monday, December 3rd, 2018 By in Report .