Browsing by Serie "Epidemiological Updates/Actualizaciones Epidemiologicas;August, 2003"
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Epidemiological Alert, Pneumonia in El Salvador, West Nile Virus (WNV) in the USA, Jungle Yellow Fever in the Region of the Americas, Food Poisoning in Passengers on an International Flight to Dallas (8 August 2003) (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2003-08-08)On 3 August 2003, the Ministry of Health of El Salvador reported a cumulative number of 56,847 cases of pneumonia and 312 deaths associated with pneumonia. In Epidemiological Week (EW) 31 (ending on 2 August 2003) 6,453 ...
Epidemiological Alert, Acute Respiratory Illness Outbreak in British Colombia, Canada (14 August 2003) (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2003-08-14)14 August 2003: There is an outbreak of an acute respiratory illness in a long-term care facility in British Columbia that clinically is not compatible with SARS, but in which there is laboratory evidence of SARS-CoV infection.
Epidemiological Alert, Acute Gastroenteritis (AGE) Outbreak in Jamaica, Meeting of the Coordinating Committee of the RECACER (21 August 2003) (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2003-08-21)According to the Ministry of Health (MOH) of Jamaica, surveillance reports have indicated an increase of gastroenteritis cases in St. Catherine, Kingston, St. Andrew and St. Thomas during June–July, 2003. AGE cases requiring ...
Epidemiological Alert, Jungle Yellow Fever (JYF) in the Americas, West Nile Virus (WNV) in the USA and Canada and Acute Respiratory Disease in British Columbia, Canada (28 August 2003) (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2003-08-28)Up to August 26, a total of 181 confirmed Jungle Yellow Fever cases have been reported to the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), with 75 deaths. This represents an additional 21 cases since August 6.