Stories Tagged 'Epidemiology and disease control division'
Of the 179 samples, 172 were taken from hospital staff—doctors, nurses, lab technicians, cleaning staff—who were involved in the treatment of the patient. full story »
The warning is based on several studies carried out in the past that has found the presence of dengue-carrying mosquitoes in significant numbers in the Valleyfull story »
TIA health desk ill equipped to identify and contain possible disease outbreaksfull story »
A team of 35 experts carried out epidemiological surveillancefull story »
The Epidemiology and Disease Control Division says it is preparing to send specimens collected from the people who came in close contact with the person who died after contracting the H5N1 (bird flu) virus on March 29.full story »
The change in climate pattern is attributed to the spread of vector-borne diseases in such areas.full story »