Category: Report

Influenza surveillance Report 2014

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This was posted on Monday, December 8th, 2014 By in Report , .

Report on AGN follow up and prevalence of GAS carrier

Report on AGN follow up and prevalence of GAS carrier among the students in Dhunmang community school under Zhemgang Dzongkhag Background: There was an outbreak of acute glomerulonephritis (AGN) among students of Dhungman community school in December 2010 and the investigation revealed possible cause of glomerulonephritis as Group A Streptococci (GAS).To follow up the old… [Read more]

This was posted on Friday, July 20th, 2012 By in Report .

Investigation Of ARDS Death Cases

Report on Investigation Of Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS) Death Cases In Zhemgang in October,2011 Objective: To determine the cause of death by infectious pathogens and its significant to public health risk. Method: Visited Yebilaptsa hospitals and Zhemgang BHU-I to review previous death case. Interviewed close contacts and friends of the deceased, inspected apartment/room and… [Read more]

This was posted on Friday, July 20th, 2012 By in Report .

Peripheral Neuropathy Outbreak at Orong HSS

Report on Investigation of Outbreak of Peripheral Neuropathy among boarding students of Orong Higher Secondary School Objective: To determine the cause of the suspected peripheral neuropathy outbreak Background:Two death cases due to suspected peripheral neuropathy outbreak in Orong Higher Secondary School were reported to Department of Public Health along with 31 students with similar manifestations… [Read more]

This was posted on Friday, July 20th, 2012 By in Report .

Suspected Shigellosis in Toktowom under Chhuka Dzongkhag

Report on Investigation of Suspected Shigellosis in Toktowom, Chhuka Background: Shigellosis remains one of the major bacterial infections affecting the health of people of Bhutan. Many cases of Shigellosis were reported every year but true cases are not known as there is no lab data available at healthcare centres in Bhutan. Shigellosis is one of… [Read more]

This was posted on Friday, July 20th, 2012 By in Report .