Month: April 2019

FluView-ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 16, 2019

Influenza activity remains lower than the baseline in the country. Influenza A/H1N1(pdm09) and Influenza B co-circulated predominantly. No flu outbreak reported for the week. The Influenza-Like Illness (ILI) associated laboratory-confirmed influenza cases were detected in all the age groups except for 0-1 and 65+ age groups. The only 5-29 age group has laboratory influenza confirmed… [Read more]

This was posted on Monday, April 29th, 2019 By in Report , .

FluView-ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 15, 2019

Influenza activity remains lower than last week but still above the baseline in the country. Influenza A/H1N1(pdm09) and Influenza B/Victoria co-circulated predominantly. No flu outbreak reported for the week. The Influenza-Like Illness (ILI) associated laboratory-confirmed influenza cases were detected in all the age groups except for 5-14 and 65+ age groups. Only 0-4 age group… [Read more]

This was posted on Friday, April 26th, 2019 By in Report , .

RCDC Quarterly Bulletin, Volume 17, January– March, 2019

Royal Centre for Disease Control (RCDC) is pleased to launch its First Quarterly Surveillance Bulletin for 2019. The aim of the bulletin is to provide insight and regular update on various disease surveillance conducted by Royal Centre for Disease Control to policymakers in the Ministry of Health, health professionals and relevant stakeholders. The current bulletin… [Read more]

This was posted on Friday, April 26th, 2019 By in Bulletin .

Training of Health Assistants on 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 Assistants from 15th April 2019. The training was conducted to report and manage surveillance data. Copy of the presentation can be downloaded here.

This was posted on Thursday, April 18th, 2019 By in Featured, News .

FluView-ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 14, 2019

Influenza activity remains above the baseline in the country. Influenza A/H1N1(pdm09) and Influenza B/Victoria co-circulated predominantly. No flu outbreak reported for the week. The Influenza-Like Illness (ILI) associated laboratory-confirmed influenza cases were detected in all the age groups except for 5-64 age groups. No laboratory-confirmed influenza positivity detected in SARI samples. No influenza-associated SARI death… [Read more]

This was posted on Thursday, April 18th, 2019 By in Report , .

FluView-ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 13, 2019

Influenza activity remains above the baseline in the country. Influenza A/H1N1(pdm09) continues to co-circulate predominantly. No flu outbreak reported for the week. The Influenza-Like Illness (ILI) and Severe Acute Respiratory Infection (SARI) laboratory-confirmed influenza cases were detected in all the age groups except for 0-1 and 2-4 age groups. No influenza-associated SARI death reported. Fluview… [Read more]

This was posted on Monday, April 8th, 2019 By in Report , .

Training of Doctors and Nursing Professionals on NEWARS Guideline and Web-SMS Integrated Reporting System at Trashigang

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 Doctors and Nursing Professionals from 4th April 2019. The training was conducted to report and manage surveillance data. Copy of the presentation can be downloaded here.

This was posted on Monday, April 8th, 2019 By in Featured, News .

FluView-ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 12, 2019

Influenza activity remains above the baseline in the country. Influenza A/H1N1(pdm09) continues to co-circulate predominantly. No flu outbreak reported for the week. The Influenza-Like Illness (ILI) and Severe Acute Respiratory Infection (SARI) laboratory-confirmed influenza cases were detected in all the age groups except for 0-1 and 65+ age groups. No influenza-associated SARI death reported. Fluview… [Read more]

This was posted on Wednesday, April 3rd, 2019 By in Report , .

FluView-ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 11, 2019

Influenza activity remains low in the country. Influenza A/H1N1(pdm09) continues to co-circulate predominantly. No flu outbreak reported for the week. The Influenza-Like Illness (ILI) and Severe Acute Respiratory Infection (SARI) laboratory-confirmed influenza cases were detected in all the age groups except for 30-64 and 65+ age groups. No influenza-associated SARI death reported. Fluview Week 11… [Read more]

This was posted on Monday, April 1st, 2019 By in Report , .

FluView-ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 10, 2019

Influenza activity remains above the national baseline but below the alert threshold in the country. Influenza A/H1N1(pdm09) continues to co-circulate predominantly. No flu outbreak reported for the week. The Influenza-Like Illness (ILI) and Severe Acute Respiratory Infection (SARI) laboratory-confirmed influenza cases were detected in all the age groups except for 0-1 and 65+ age groups…. [Read more]

This was posted on Monday, April 1st, 2019 By in Report , .