Announcement

Collapse
No announcement yet.

Singapore MOH Updates

Collapse
X
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

  • Re: Singapore MOH Updates

    WEEKLY INFECTIOUS DISEASE BULLETIN
    EPIDEMIOLOGICAL WEEK 36
    2 - 8 Sep 2012

    9 cases of Campylobacteriosis, 27 of Salmonellosis, 75 of Dengue (1 DHF), 546 HFMD, 7 mumps - see link for full list.

    Average daily clinic visits;
    ARI: 2,179
    Conjunctivitis: 82
    Diarrhoea: 367
    Chickenpox: 14

    Influenza indicators for E-week 36 (2 - 8 September 2012) are as follows:
    The average daily number of patients seeking treatment in the polyclinics for ARI decreased from 2,370 (over 5.5 working days) in E-week 35 to 2,179 (over 5.5 working days) in E-week 36, and was below the warning level.

    The proportion of patients with influenza-like illness (ILI) among the polyclinic attendances for ARI was less than 1%.
    The overall prevalence of influenza among ILI samples (n=75) in the community was 30.7% in the past four weeks. Of all the positive samples tested in August 2012, influenza A(H3N2) constituted 42.9%, whilst influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 and influenza B constituted 30.9% and 26.2%, respectively.
    Twitter: @RonanKelly13
    The views expressed are mine alone and do not represent the views of my employer or any other person or organization.

    Comment


    • Re: Singapore MOH Updates

      WEEKLY INFECTIOUS DISEASE BULLETIN
      EPIDEMIOLOGICAL WEEK 37
      9 - 15 Sep 2012

      13 cases of Campylobacteriosis, 37 Salmonellosis, 73 Dengue (1 DHF), 567 HFMD, 10 mumps, see link for full list.

      Average daily clinic visits;
      ARI: 2,453
      Conjunctivitis: 91
      Diarrhoea: 460 (above warning level)
      Chickenpox: 13

      Influenza indicators for E-week 37 (9 - 15 September 2012) are as follows:
      The average daily number of patients seeking treatment in the polyclinics for ARI increased from 2,179 (over 5.5 working days) in E-week 36 to 2,453 (over 5.5 working days) in E-week 37, and remained below the warning level.

      The proportion of patients with influenza-like illness (ILI) among the polyclinic attendances for ARI remained low at 1%.
      The overall prevalence of influenza among ILI samples (n=81) in the community was 38.3% in the past four weeks. Of all the positive samples tested in August 2012, influenza A(H3N2) constituted 42.9%, whilst influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 and influenza B constituted 30.9% and 26.2%, respectively.
      ...
      Twitter: @RonanKelly13
      The views expressed are mine alone and do not represent the views of my employer or any other person or organization.

      Comment


      • Re: Singapore MOH Updates

        WEEKLY INFECTIOUS DISEASE BULLETIN
        EPIDEMIOLOGICAL WEEK 38
        16 - 22 Sep 2012

        15 cases of Campylobacteriosis, 32 Salmonellosis, 72 Dengue, 586 HFMD, 9 mumps ... see link for full list.

        Average daily clinic visits;
        ARI: 2,427
        Conjunctivitis: 81
        Diarrhoea: 464 (above warning level)
        Chickenpox: 13

        Influenza indicators for E-week 38 (16 - 22 September 2012) are as follows:
        The average daily number of patients seeking treatment in the polyclinics for ARI decreased from 2,453 (over 5.5 working days) in E-week 37 to 2,427 (over 5.5 working days) in E-week 38, and was below the warning level.

        The proportion of patients with influenza-like illness (ILI) among the polyclinic attendances for ARI remained low at 1%.
        The overall prevalence of influenza among ILI samples (n=99) in the community was 40.4% in the past four weeks. Of all the positive samples tested in August 2012, influenza A(H3N2) constituted 42.9%, whilst influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 and influenza B constituted 30.9% and 26.2%, respectively.
        ...
        Twitter: @RonanKelly13
        The views expressed are mine alone and do not represent the views of my employer or any other person or organization.

        Comment


        • Re: Singapore MOH Updates

          WEEKLY INFECTIOUS DISEASE BULLETIN
          EPIDEMIOLOGICAL WEEK 39
          23-29 Sep 2012

          10 cases of Campylobacteriosis, 24 Salmonellosis, 100 Dengue (1 DHF), 484 HFMD, see link for full list.

          Average daily clinic visits;
          ARI: 2,371
          Conjunctivitis: 83
          Diarrhoea: 467 (above warning level)
          Chickenpox: 14

          Influenza indicators for E-week 39 (23 - 29 September 2012) are as follows:
          * Preliminary.
          The average daily number of patients seeking treatment in the polyclinics for ARI decreased from 2,427 (over 5.5 working days) in E-week 38 to 2,371 (over 5.5 working days) in E-week 39, and was below the warning level.

          The proportion of patients with influenza-like illness (ILI) among the polyclinic attendances for ARI remained low at 1%.
          The overall prevalence of influenza among ILI samples (n=103) in the community was 37.9% in the past four weeks. Of all the positive samples tested in September 2012, influenza A(H3N2) constituted 79.5%, whilst influenza B and influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 constituted 15.4% and 5.1%, respectively (preliminary).
          ...

          WEEKLY INFECTIOUS DISEASE BULLETIN
          EPIDEMIOLOGICAL WEEK 40
          30 Sep - 6 Oct 2012

          14 cases of Campylobacteriosis, 28 Salmonellosis, 103 Dengue (1 DHF), 446 HFMD, 10 mumps, see link for full list.

          Average daily clinic visits;
          ARI: 2,416
          Conjunctivitis: 79
          Diarrhoea: 488 (above warning level)
          Chickenpox: 12

          Influenza indicators for E-week 40 (30 September - 6 October 2012) are as follows:
          The average daily number of patients seeking treatment in the polyclinics for ARI increased from 2,371 (over 5.5 working days) in E-week 39 to 2,416 (over 5.5 working days) in E-week 40, and remained below the warning level.

          The proportion of patients with influenza-like illness (ILI) among the polyclinic attendances for ARI remained low at 1%.
          The overall prevalence of influenza among ILI samples (n=86) in the community was 37.2% in the past four weeks. Of all the positive samples tested in September 2012, influenza A(H3N2) constituted 79.5%, whilst influenza B and influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 constituted 15.4% and 5.1%, respectively.
          ...
          Twitter: @RonanKelly13
          The views expressed are mine alone and do not represent the views of my employer or any other person or organization.

          Comment


          • Re: Singapore MOH Updates

            WEEKLY INFECTIOUS DISEASE BULLETIN
            EPIDEMIOLOGICAL WEEK 41
            7 - 13 Oct 2012

            12 cases f Campylobacteriosis, 39 Salmonellosis, 123 Dengue, 1 DHF, 379 HFMD, 7 mumps see link for full list.

            Average daily clinic visits;
            ARI: 2,483
            Conjunctivitis: 74
            Diarrhoea: 462 (above warning level)
            Chickenpox: 13

            Influenza indicators for E-week 41 (7 - 13 October 2012) are as follows:
            The average daily number of patients seeking treatment in the polyclinics for ARI increased from 2,416 (over 5.5 working days) in E-week 40 to 2,483 (over 5.5 working days) in E-week 41, and remained below the warning level.

            The proportion of patients with influenza-like illness (ILI) among the polyclinic attendances for ARI remained low at 1%.
            The overall prevalence of influenza among ILI samples (n=62) in the community was 33.9% in the past four weeks. Of all the positive samples tested in September 2012, influenza A(H3N2) constituted 79.5%, whilst influenza B and influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 constituted 15.4% and 5.1%, respectively.

            ...
            Twitter: @RonanKelly13
            The views expressed are mine alone and do not represent the views of my employer or any other person or organization.

            Comment


            • Re: Singapore MOH Updates

              WEEKLY INFECTIOUS DISEASE BULLETIN
              EPIDEMIOLOGICAL WEEK 42
              14 - 20 Oct 2012

              10 cases of Campylobacteriosis, 28 of Salmonellosis, 105 Dengue, 343 HFMD, see link for full list.

              Average daily clinic visits;
              ARI: 2,529
              Conjunctivitis: 73
              Diarrhoea: 480 (above warning level)
              Chickenpox: 13

              Influenza indicators for E-week 42 (14 - 20 October 2012) are as follows:
              The average daily number of patients seeking treatment in the polyclinics for ARI increased from 2,483 (over 5.5 working days) in E-week 41 to 2,529 (over 5.5 working days) in E-week 42, and remained below the warning level.

              The proportion of patients with influenza-like illness (ILI) among the polyclinic attendances for ARI remained low at 0.5%.
              The overall prevalence of influenza among ILI samples (n=120) in the community was 23.3% in the past four weeks. Of all the positive samples tested in September 2012, influenza A(H3N2) constituted 79.5%, whilst influenza B and influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 constituted 12.8% and 5.1%, respectively.*

              ...
              Twitter: @RonanKelly13
              The views expressed are mine alone and do not represent the views of my employer or any other person or organization.

              Comment


              • Re: Singapore MOH Updates

                WEEKLY INFECTIOUS DISEASE BULLETIN
                EPIDEMIOLOGICAL WEEK 43
                21 - 27 Oct 2012

                12 Cases of Campylobacteriosis, 26 Salmonellosis, 84 Dengue, 327 HFMD, see link for full list.

                Average daily clinic visits;
                ARI: 2,596
                Conjunctivitis: 79
                Diarrhoea: 489 (above warning level)
                Chickenpox: 13

                Influenza indicators for E-week 43 (21 - 27 October 2012) are as follows:
                The average daily number of patients seeking treatment in the polyclinics for ARI increased from 2,529 (over 5.5 working days) in E-week 42 to 2,596 (over 4.5 working days) in E-week 43, and remained below the warning level.

                The proportion of patients with influenza-like illness (ILI) among the polyclinic attendances for ARI remained low at 1%.
                The overall prevalence of influenza among ILI samples (n=123) in the community was 24.4% in the past four weeks. Of all the positive samples tested in September 2012, influenza A(H3N2) constituted 79.5%, whilst influenza B and influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 constituted 12.8% and 5.1%, respectively.*

                ...
                Twitter: @RonanKelly13
                The views expressed are mine alone and do not represent the views of my employer or any other person or organization.

                Comment


                • Re: Singapore MOH Updates

                  WEEKLY INFECTIOUS DISEASE BULLETIN
                  EPIDEMIOLOGICAL WEEK 44
                  28 Oct - 3 Nov 2012

                  13 cases of Campylobacteriosis, 36 Salmonellosis, 104 Dengue, 267 HFMD, see link for full list.

                  Average daily clinic visits;
                  ARI: 2,441
                  Conjunctivitis: 90
                  Diarrhoea: 451
                  Chickenpox: 0

                  Influenza indicators for E-week 44 (28 October - 3 November 2012) are as follows:
                  * Preliminary.^ The influenza subtype of one sample was indeterminate due to low viral titre.
                  The average daily number of patients seeking treatment in the polyclinics for ARI decreased from 2,596 (over 4.5 working days) in E-week 43 to 2,441 (over 5.5 working days) in E-week 44, and remained below the warning level.

                  The proportion of patients with influenza-like illness (ILI) among the polyclinic attendances for ARI remained low at 1%.
                  The overall prevalence of influenza among ILI samples (n=113) in the community was 31.9% in the past four weeks. Of all the positive samples tested in October 2012, influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 and influenza A(H3N2) constituted 45.2% and 40.5% respectively, whilst influenza B constituted 11.9% (preliminary).^

                  ...
                  Twitter: @RonanKelly13
                  The views expressed are mine alone and do not represent the views of my employer or any other person or organization.

                  Comment


                  • Re: Singapore MOH Updates

                    WEEKLY INFECTIOUS DISEASE BULLETIN
                    EPIDEMIOLOGICAL WEEK 45
                    4-10 Nov 2012

                    10 cases of Campylobacteriosis, 28 Salmonellosis, 100 Dengue, 1 DHF, 237 HFMD, 11 mumps - see link for full list.

                    Average daily clinic visits;
                    ARI: 2,420
                    Conjunctivitis: 79
                    Diarrhoea: 437
                    Chickenpox: 0

                    Influenza indicators for E-week 45 (4 - 10 November 2012) are as follows:
                    The average daily number of patients seeking treatment in the polyclinics for ARI decreased from 2,441 (over 5.5 working
                    days) in E-week 44 to 2,420 (over 5.5 working days) in E-week 45, and remained below the warning level.

                    The proportion of patients with influenza-like illness (ILI) among the polyclinic attendances for ARI remained low at 1%.


                    The overall prevalence of influenza among ILI samples (n=131) in the community was 36.6% in the past four weeks. Of all the positive samples tested in October 2012, influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 and influenza A(H3N2) constituted 45.2% and
                    42.9%, respectively, whilst influenza B constituted 11.9% (preliminary).
                    ...
                    http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/dam/mo...12_week_45.pdf
                    Twitter: @RonanKelly13
                    The views expressed are mine alone and do not represent the views of my employer or any other person or organization.

                    Comment


                    • Re: Singapore MOH Updates

                      WEEKLY INFECTIOUS DISEASE BULLETIN
                      EPIDEMIOLOGICAL WEEK 46
                      11-17 Nov 2012

                      5 cases of Campylobacteriosis, 23 Salmonellosis, 87 Dengue, 1 DHF, 241 HFMD - see link for full list.

                      Average daily clinic visits;
                      ARI: 2,432
                      Conjunctivitis: 82
                      Diarrhoea: 502
                      Chickenpox: 14

                      Influenza indicators for E-week 46 (11 - 17 November 2012) are as follows:
                      The average daily number of patients seeking treatment in the polyclinics for ARI was 2,432 (over 4.5 working days) in Eweek
                      46, and remained below the warning level.

                      The proportion of patients with influenza-like illness (ILI) among the polyclinic attendances for ARI remained low at 1%.

                      The overall prevalence of influenza among ILI samples (n=137) in the community was 41.6% in the past four weeks. Of all the positive samples tested in October 2012, influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 and influenza A(H3N2) constituted 45.2% and
                      42.9%, respectively, whilst influenza B constituted 11.9%.
                      ...
                      Twitter: @RonanKelly13
                      The views expressed are mine alone and do not represent the views of my employer or any other person or organization.

                      Comment


                      • Re: Singapore MOH Updates

                        WEEKLY INFECTIOUS DISEASE BULLETIN
                        EPIDEMIOLOGICAL WEEK 47
                        18-24 Nov 2012

                        27 cases of Salmonellosis, 99 Dengue, 1 DHF, 285 HFMD, 5 Legionellosis, see link for full list.

                        Average daily clinic visits;
                        ARI: 2,353
                        Conjunctivitis: 86
                        Diarrhoea: 467 (above warning level)
                        Chickenpox: 11

                        Influenza indicators for E-week 47 (18 - 24 November 2012) are as follows:
                        The average daily number of patients seeking treatment in the polyclinics for ARI decreased from 2,432 (over 4.5 working days) in E-week 46 to 2,353 (over 5.5 working days) in E-week 47, and remained below the warning level.

                        The proportion of patients with influenza-like illness (ILI) among the polyclinic attendances for ARI remained low at 1%.
                        The overall prevalence of influenza among ILI samples (n=136) in the community was 42.6% in the past four weeks. Of all the positive samples tested in October 2012, influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 and influenza A(H3N2) constituted 45.2% and 42.9%, respectively, whilst influenza B constituted 11.9% .
                        ...
                        Twitter: @RonanKelly13
                        The views expressed are mine alone and do not represent the views of my employer or any other person or organization.

                        Comment


                        • Re: Singapore MOH Updates

                          WEEKLY INFECTIOUS DISEASE BULLETIN
                          EPIDEMIOLOGICAL WEEK 48
                          25 Nov-1 Dec 2012

                          9 cases of Campylobacteriosis, 25 Salmonellosis, 80 Dengue, 221 HFMD, 13 mumps - see link for full list.

                          Average daily clinic visits;
                          ARI: 2,389
                          Conjunctivitis: 80
                          Diarrhoea: 445
                          Chickenpox: 9

                          Influenza indicators for E-week 48 (25 November - 1 December 2012) are as follows:
                          The average daily number of patients seeking treatment in the polyclinics for ARI was 2,389 (over 5.5 working days) in E-week 48, and remained below the warning level.

                          The proportion of patients with influenza-like illness (ILI) among the polyclinic attendances for ARI remained low at 1%.
                          The overall prevalence of influenza among ILI samples (n=159) in the community was 36.5% in the past four weeks. Of all the positive samples tested in November 2012, influenza A(H3N2) constituted 51.6%, whilst influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 and influenza B constituted 27.4% and 21.0% respectively (preliminary).
                          ...
                          Twitter: @RonanKelly13
                          The views expressed are mine alone and do not represent the views of my employer or any other person or organization.

                          Comment


                          • Re: Singapore MOH Updates

                            WEEKLY INFECTIOUS DISEASE BULLETIN
                            EPIDEMIOLOGICAL WEEK 49
                            2- 8 Dec 2012

                            9 cases of Campylobacteriosis, 12 Salmonellosis, 78 Dengue, 218 HFMD, see link for full list.

                            Average daily clinic visits;
                            ARI: 2,517
                            Conjunctivitis: 85
                            Diarrhoea: 448
                            Chickenpox: 10

                            Influenza indicators for E-week 49 (2 - 8 December 2012) are as follows:
                            The average daily number of patients seeking treatment in the polyclinics for ARI increased from 2,389 (over 5.5 working days) in E-week 48 to 2,517 (over 5.5 working days) in E-week 49, and remained below the warning level.
                            The proportion of patients with influenza-like illness (ILI) among the polyclinic attendances for ARI remained low at 1%.
                            The overall prevalence of influenza among ILI samples (n=171) in the community was 39.2% in the past four weeks. Of all the positive samples tested in November 2012, influenza A(H3N2) constituted 51.5%, whilst influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 and influenza B constituted 27.3% and 21.2% respectively.
                            ...
                            Twitter: @RonanKelly13
                            The views expressed are mine alone and do not represent the views of my employer or any other person or organization.

                            Comment


                            • Re: Singapore MOH Updates

                              WEEKLY INFECTIOUS DISEASE BULLETIN
                              EPIDEMIOLOGICAL WEEK 50
                              9- 15 Dec 2012

                              11 cases of Campylobacteriosis, 21 of Salmonellosis, 104 Dengue , 1 DHF, 198 HFMD - see link for full listing.

                              Average daily clinic visits;
                              ARI: 2,441
                              Conjunctivitis: 82
                              Diarrhoea: 432
                              Chickenpox: 10

                              Influenza indicators for E-week 50 (9 - 15 December 2012) are as follows:
                              The average daily number of patients seeking treatment in the polyclinics for ARI remained stable at 2,441 (over 5.5 working days) in E-week 50, compared to 2,517 (over 5.5 working days) in E-week 49, and stayed below the warning level.

                              The proportion of patients with influenza-like illness (ILI) among the polyclinic attendances for ARI remained low at 1%.
                              The overall prevalence of influenza among ILI samples (n=180) in the community was 45.6% in the past four weeks. Of all the positive samples tested in November 2012, influenza A(H3N2) constituted 51.5%, whilst influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 and influenza B constituted 27.3% and 21.2% respectively.
                              ...
                              Twitter: @RonanKelly13
                              The views expressed are mine alone and do not represent the views of my employer or any other person or organization.

                              Comment


                              • Re: Singapore MOH Updates

                                WEEKLY INFECTIOUS DISEASE BULLETIN
                                WEEK 51
                                16- 22 Dec 2012

                                28 cases of Salmonellosis, 92 Dengue, 2 DHF, 188 HFMD ... see link for full list.

                                Average daily clinic visits;
                                ARI: 2,346
                                Conjunctivitis: 90
                                Diarrhoea: 389
                                Chickenpox: 11

                                Influenza indicators for E-week 51 (16 - 22 December 2012) are as follows:
                                The average daily number of patients seeking treatment in the polyclinics for ARI remained stable at 2,346 (over 5.5 working days) in E-week 51, compared to 2,441 (over 5.5 working days) in E-week 50, and stayed below the warning level.

                                The proportion of patients with influenza-like illness (ILI) among the polyclinic attendances for ARI remained low at 1%.
                                The overall prevalence of influenza among ILI samples (n=185) in the community was 46.5% in the past four weeks. Of all the positive samples tested in November 2012, influenza A(H3N2) constituted 51.5%, whilst influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 and influenza B constituted 27.3% and 21.2% respectively.
                                ...
                                Twitter: @RonanKelly13
                                The views expressed are mine alone and do not represent the views of my employer or any other person or organization.

                                Comment

                                Working...
                                X