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    • Disasters. Preparedness and Mitigation in the Americas. n.109, Mar., 2008 

      Pan American Health Organization (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2008-03)
    • Epidemiological Alert, Yellow Fever: Update on Paraguay and Argentina (13 March 2008) 

      Pan American Health Organization; Health Emergencies (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2008-03-13)
      Paraguay: As of today, a total of 24 confirmed cases of yellow fever (YF) have been reported by the country's Ministry of Public Health and Social Welfare ((Ministerio de Salud Pública y Bienestar Social / MSPBS). Argentina: ...
    • Epidemiological Alert, Yellow Fever: Update on Paraguay and Argentina (13 March 2008) 

      Pan American Health Organization; Health Emergencies (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2008-03-13)
      Paraguay: As of today, a total of 24 confirmed cases of yellow fever (YF) have been reported by the country's Ministry of Public Health and Social Welfare ((Ministerio de Salud Pública y Bienestar Social / MSPBS). Argentina: ...
    • Epidemiological Alert, Increase in Circulation of Jungle Yellow Fever Virus in the Americas (23 January 2009) 

      Pan American Health Organization; Health Emergencies (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2009-01-23)
      Since October 2008, an intense increase in the circulation of the jungle yellow fever (JYF) virus has been observed in the Americas, affecting Argentina and Brazil in the southern part of the continent, Colombia and Venezuela ...
    • Epidemiological Alert, Update: Situation of Yellow Fever in the Americas (30 January 2009) 

      Pan American Health Organization; Health Emergencies (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2009-01-30)
      Timely detection of outbreaks allows for the effective implementation of control measures. To this end, the need to use all yellow fever surveillance mechanisms in both humans and primates should be emphasized: monitoring ...
    • Epidemiological Alert, Update: Yellow Fever Situation in the Americas (10 February 2009) 

      Pan American Health Organization; Health Emergencies (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2009-02-10)
      The early detection of outbreaks allows for the effective implementation of control measures. In order to achieve this, it is important to emphasize the utilization of all surveillance mechanisms for yellow fever in both ...
    • Epidemiological Alert, Yellow Fever in Argentina (31 March 2008) 

      Pan American Health Organization; Health Emergencies (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2009-03-31)
      As of 26 March 2008, the Ministry of Health (Ministerio de Salud dela Nación / MSAL) of Argentina has confirmed 5 cases of jungle yellow fever (JYF) in the country, including 1 death. All cases arfrom Misiones Province (3 ...
    • Epidemiological Alert, Regional Update on Yellow Fever in the Americas (31 March 2009) 

      Pan American Health Organization; Health Emergencies (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2009-03-31)
      Since October 2008, monkey deaths (epizootics) have been observed in southern Brazil and in northeastern Argentina. The affected area includes municipalities in the state of Rio Grande do Sul in Brazil, and localities in ...
    • Viscerotropic Disease Associated with Yellow Fever: Case Studies. Guide for Facilitator 

      Pan American Health Organization (Washington, D.C., Pan American Health Organization, 2013)
      [Introduction] The purpose of the following case studies is to familiarize participants with case definitions and with the epidemiological investigation of viscerotropic disease (VTD) associated with vaccination against ...
    • Epidemiological Alert, Yellow Fever (31 December 2015) 

      Pan American Health Organization; Health Emergencies (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2015-12-31)
      In the Region of the Americas, over the past decade, cases of yellow fever were reported in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Paraguay, Peru, and Venezuela. In 2015, only three countries in the Americas reported ...
    • Epidemiological Alert, Yellow Fever (22 April 2016) 

      Pan American Health Organization; Health Emergencies (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2016-04-22)
      In the Region of the Americas, over the past decade, cases of yellow fever were reported in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Paraguay, Peru, and Venezuela. In 2015, three countries in the Americas confirmed ...
    • Epidemiological Update, Yellow Fever (25 May 2016) 

      Pan American Health Organization; Health Emergencies (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2016-05-25)
      In 2015, three countries in the Americas have confirmed yellow fever virus circulation (Bolivia, Brazil, and Peru). As of epidemiological week (EW) 17 of 2016, Brazil and Peru have confirmed human cases of yellow fever. ...
    • Epidemiological Update, Yellow Fever (6 July 2016) 

      Pan American Health Organization; Health Emergencies (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2016-07-06)
      In 2015, three countries in the Americas have confirmed yellow fever virus circulation: Bolivia (epizootic), Brazil, and Peru (human cases). In 2016, as of epidemiological week (EW) 24, three countries have reported jungle ...
    • Epidemiological Update, Yellow Fever (26 July 2016) 

      Pan American Health Organization (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2016-07-26)
      In 2015, three countries in the Americas have confirmed yellow fever virus circulation: Bolivia (epizootic), Brazil, and Peru (human cases). In 2016, as of epidemiological week (EW) 28, three countries have reported jungle ...
    • Epidemiologiical Update, Yellow Fever (14 September 2016) 

      Pan American Health Organization; Health Emergencies (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2016-09-11)
      In 2015, three countries in the Americas confirmed circulation of yellow fever virus: Bolivia reported epizootic and Brazil and Peru reported human cases. In 2016, as of epidemiological week (EW) 34, three countries had ...
    • Epidemiological Update, Yellow Fever (9 November 2016) 

      Pan American Health Organization; Health Emergencies (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2016-11-09)
      In 2015, three countries in the Americas confirmed circulation of yellow fever virus: Bolivia reported epizootic and Brazil and Peru reported human cases. In 2016, as of epidemiological week (EW) 44, three countries had ...
    • Epidemiological Update, Yellow Fever (14 December 2016) 

      Pan American Health Organization; Health Emergencies (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2016-12-14)
      In 2016, up to epidemiological week (EW) 47, three countries reported cases of jungle yellow fever: Brazil, Colombia, and Peru.
    • Epidemiological Alert Yellow Fever (9 January 2017) 

      Pan American Health Organization; Health Emergencies (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2017-01-09)
      In 2016, Brazil, Colombia, and Peru reported confirmed cases of yellow fever. Brazil confirmed six human yellow fever cases in 20161 and the number of epizootics, especially in the state of São Paulo, increased considerably ...
    • Epidemiological Update, Yellow Fever (18 January 2017) 

      Pan American Health Organization; Health Emergencies (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2017-01-18)
      Durante el 2016, Brasil, Colombia y Perú notificaron casos confirmados de fiebre amarilla. En 2017, Brasil notificó la ocurrencia de un brote en el estado de Minas Gerais y de epizootias en el estado vecino de Espíritu Santo.
    • Epidemiological Update, Yellow Fever (26 January 2017) 

      Pan American Health Organization; Health Emergencies (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2017-01-26)
      In 2016, Brazil, Colombia, and Peru reported confirmed cases of yellow fever. In 2017, Brazil reported suspected and confirmed cases of yellow fever, while Peru and Colombia reported probable cases.