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  • Sri Lanka: Weekly epidemiological reports Nov 2011-Dec 2013

    Report page for back issues located here; http://www.epid.gov.lk/web/index.php...id=449&lang=en

    Week 44 includes a report on a Coliform outbreak that led to the deaths of 9 newborns at Teaching Hospital, Kurunegala.

    Other diseases reported;

    268 cases of TB, 2 Whooping cough, 76 mumps, 75 Chickenpox, 14 Leishmaniasis, 8 meningitis, 547 Dengue, 70 Leptospirosis. See link for full listing.
    http://www.epid.gov.lk/web/attachmen...%20English.pdf
    Twitter: @RonanKelly13
    The views expressed are mine alone and do not represent the views of my employer or any other person or organization.

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    Re: Sri Lanka: Weekly epidemiological reports

    Week 2 2012 report http://www.epid.gov.lk/web/attachmen...%20English.pdf contains an article about Leishmaniasis in Sri Lanka.

    Other Diseases reported (for the first week of 2012);

    353 cases of TB, 55 Chickenpox, 13 Meningitis, 80 Mumps, 6 Kala-Azar, 734 Dengue, 69 Dysentery, 8 Encephalitis, 54 Leptospirosis, 2 Rabies, see link for full listing.
    Twitter: @RonanKelly13
    The views expressed are mine alone and do not represent the views of my employer or any other person or organization.

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    • #3
      Re: Sri Lanka: Weekly epidemiological reports

      Week 7 report


      110 cases of TB reported, 94 chickenpox, 12 meningitis, 76 mumps, 44 leishmaniasis, 611 Dengue, see link for full listing.
      Twitter: @RonanKelly13
      The views expressed are mine alone and do not represent the views of my employer or any other person or organization.

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      • #4
        Re: Sri Lanka: Weekly epidemiological reports

        Week 8 Report

        The report contains an article on Nipah virus, a table showing lack of surveillance of water quality in Sri Lanka and tables of disease statistics.

        2 cases of Acute Flaccid Paralysis reported bringing the cumulative total to 11.
        130 TB (1,295)
        131 chickenpox (674)
        11 meningitis (114)
        70 mumps (559)
        15 Leishmaniasis (129)
        546 Dengue (6,169)

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

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        • #5
          Re: Sri Lanka: Weekly epidemiological reports

          Week 9 report

          The report contains an article entitled "Yellow Fever - Are we at risk?"

          1 case of AFP reported bringing the total to 12
          2 measles (8)
          96 TB (1,391)
          85 chickenpox (781)
          5 meningitis (123)
          16 mumps (642)
          17 leishmaniasis (149)
          453 Dengue (6,780)
          33 leptospirosis (421)
          1 rabies (7)
          See link for full listing.
          Twitter: @RonanKelly13
          The views expressed are mine alone and do not represent the views of my employer or any other person or organization.

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          • #6
            Re: Sri Lanka: Weekly epidemiological reports

            Week 10 report contains the article "Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)-(Part I)".

            Week 11 report contains the article "Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)-(Part II)"

            Week 11:
            2 case of AFP reported bringing the total to 15
            2 measles (12)
            244 TB (1,755)
            96 chickenpox (1,041)
            12 meningitis (143)
            60 mumps (813)
            15 leishmaniasis (174)
            373 Dengue (7,884)
            34 leptospirosis (512)
            0 rabies (7)
            See link for full listing.
            Last edited by Ronan Kelly; April 13th, 2012, 05:23 AM. Reason: 11 not 12
            Twitter: @RonanKelly13
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            • #7
              Re: Sri Lanka: Weekly epidemiological reports

              Week 12 report contains the article " Crimean-Congo Haemorrhagic Fever- A Newly Emerging Infectious Disease"

              0 cases of AFP reported total 15
              3 measles (16)
              127 TB (1,882)
              174 chickenpox (1,233)
              12 meningitis (156)
              226 mumps (1,041)
              6 leishmaniasis (187)
              454 Dengue (8,373)
              54 leptospirosis (572)
              0 rabies (8)
              See link for full listing.
              Twitter: @RonanKelly13
              The views expressed are mine alone and do not represent the views of my employer or any other person or organization.

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              • #8
                Re: Sri Lanka: Weekly epidemiological reports

                After a long hiatus, 2 reports published this week;

                Week 13 report contains "The National Immunization Programme Financial Aspects (Part I)", Week 14 contains "The National Immunization Programme Financial Aspects (Part II)"

                Week 13/14/Total;

                AFP 2/1/23
                TB 236/139/2,257
                Chickenpox 75/98/1,475
                Meningitis 9/7/183
                Mumps 69/96/1,304
                Leishmaniasis 0/4/195
                Dengue 171/391/9,317
                Encephalitis 7/7/87
                Rabies 0/0/8
                Twitter: @RonanKelly13
                The views expressed are mine alone and do not represent the views of my employer or any other person or organization.

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                • #9
                  Re: Sri Lanka: Weekly epidemiological reports

                  3 reports published this week covering the period 7-27 April. Each contains a part of a three part series "Supportive Supervision".

                  Week 15 / 16 / 17 / Total

                  AFP 1 / 1 / 1 / 26
                  TB 245 / 29 / 222 / 2,604
                  Chickenpox 50 / 53 / 114 / 1,820
                  Meningitis 6 / 5 / 5 / 215
                  Mumps 89 / 66 / 142 / 1,723
                  Leishmaniasis 1 / 9 / 17 / 223
                  Dengue 255 / 220 / 578 / 10,795
                  Encephalitis 1 / 2 / 5 / 98
                  Rabies 0/0/0/7 (dropped from 8 in week 15 to 7 in week 16)
                  see links for full statistics.
                  Twitter: @RonanKelly13
                  The views expressed are mine alone and do not represent the views of my employer or any other person or organization.

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                  • #10
                    Re: Sri Lanka: Weekly epidemiological reports

                    4 weeks of reports released today covering the period 28 April to 25 May. Each contains one part of the four part series: Effective Vaccine Management. Link for week 21 is currently not working (Archive link: http://www.epid.gov.lk/web/index.php...id=449&lang=en )

                    Week 18, Week 19, Week 20,Week 21 / Total (to week 20)

                    AFP 3 / 0 / 3 / 32
                    TB 308 / 218 / 66 / 3,196
                    Chickenpox 25 / 14 / 10 / 1,943
                    Meningitis 5 / 2 / 4 / 235
                    Mumps 32 / 18 / 25 / 1,883
                    Leishmaniasis 0 / 0 /0 / 235
                    Dengue 98 / 34 / 47 / 11,403
                    Encephalitis 1 / 0 / 0 / 102
                    Rabies 1/0/0/10
                    see links for full statistics.
                    Last edited by Ronan Kelly; June 28th, 2012, 10:24 PM. Reason: formatting
                    Twitter: @RonanKelly13
                    The views expressed are mine alone and do not represent the views of my employer or any other person or organization.

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                    • #11
                      Re: Sri Lanka: Weekly epidemiological reports

                      Week 22 26 May - June 1

                      Contains the article "Health Related Quality of Life"

                      AFP 1 (total 35)
                      TB 170 (3,572)
                      Chickenpox 7 (1,974)
                      Meningitis 0 (236)
                      Mumps 7 (1,899)
                      Leishmaniasis 0 (237)
                      Dengue 109 (11,679)
                      Encephalitis 1 (103)
                      Rabies 0 (10)
                      see link for full statistics.
                      Twitter: @RonanKelly13
                      The views expressed are mine alone and do not represent the views of my employer or any other person or organization.

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                      • #12
                        Re: Sri Lanka: Weekly epidemiological reports

                        Week 23 02nd 08th June 2012 and Week 24 09th 15th June 2012 contain the two part article "Cost Effectiveness"

                        Week 23/ Week 24 (total)
                        AFP 1 / 2 (38)
                        TB 96 / 88 (3,756)
                        Chickenpox 2 / 10 (2,065)
                        Meningitis 2 /2 (245)
                        Mumps 2 / 7 (1,951)
                        Leishmaniasis 0 / 2 (263)
                        Dengue 130 / 144 (12,165)
                        Encephalitis 1 / 0 (104)
                        Rabies 1 /1 (14)
                        see links for full statistics.
                        Twitter: @RonanKelly13
                        The views expressed are mine alone and do not represent the views of my employer or any other person or organization.

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                        • #13
                          Re: Sri Lanka: Weekly epidemiological reports

                          Week 25 16th 22nd June 2012
                          Includes the article "Global Rotavirus Surveillance"

                          weekly (cumulative)
                          AFP 1 (40)
                          TB 312 (4,068)
                          Chickenpox 9 (2,117)
                          Meningitis 2 (257)
                          Mumps 9 (1,995)
                          Leishmaniasis 0 (269)
                          Dengue 116 (12,454)
                          Encephalitis 0 (106)
                          Leptospirosis 1 (930)
                          Rabies 0 (15)
                          see links for full statistics.
                          Twitter: @RonanKelly13
                          The views expressed are mine alone and do not represent the views of my employer or any other person or organization.

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                          • #14
                            Re: Sri Lanka: Weekly epidemiological reports

                            After a long hiatus, 3 reports released this week.

                            Week 26 contains the article "Investigating an Outbreak (Part 1)"
                            Week 27 contains "Investigating an Outbreak (Part 2)"
                            Week 28 contains "Diarrhoea Outbreak Report - Lindula"

                            Week 26/ Week 27/ Week 28 (total)
                            AFP 2 / 2/ - (44)
                            TB - / - / - (no data 4,068 to week 25)
                            Chickenpox 4 / 7/ 1 (2,255)
                            Meningitis 2 / 4/ 3 (295)
                            Mumps 3 / 14/ 15 (2,216)
                            Leishmaniasis 2 / 2/ 1 (323)
                            Dengue 129 / 254/ 296 (14,281)
                            Encephalitis 0 / 0/ 0 (109)
                            Rabies 0 / 0 / 0 (15)
                            see links for full statistics.
                            
                             
                            
                            Twitter: @RonanKelly13
                            The views expressed are mine alone and do not represent the views of my employer or any other person or organization.

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                            • #15
                              Re: Sri Lanka: Weekly epidemiological reports

                              3 reports released this week covering the period July14th to August 3rd.

                              Week 29 contains the article "Health Facility Micro-Planning (Part I)"
                              Week 30 contains "Health Facility Micro-Planning (Part II)"
                              Week 31 contains "Health Facility Micro-Planning (Part III)"

                              Week 29/ Week 30/ Week 31 (total)
                              AFP 1 / 1/ 1 (47)
                              TB 117 / 77 / 243 (5,298)
                              Chickenpox 10 / 12/ 14 (2,463)
                              Meningitis 1 / 3/ 4 (341)
                              Mumps 18 / 10/ 21 (2,448)
                              Leishmaniasis 2 / 23/ 8 (403)
                              Dengue 314 / 157/ 362 (16,923)
                              Encephalitis 3 / 2/ 2 (123)
                              Rabies 0 / 0 / 0 (16)
                              see links for full statistics.
                              Twitter: @RonanKelly13
                              The views expressed are mine alone and do not represent the views of my employer or any other person or organization.

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