Health Secretary Francisco Duque said dengue
cases nationwide dropped by about 32.
Methods: This cross-sectional study was conducted between June and November, 2014, at Saidu Sharif Teaching Hospital, Swat, Pakistan, where patients were screened for dengue
virus non-structural protein using Dengue
Duo strips from Standard Diagnostics (SD).
The long spell of the winter season eliminates the chance of the dengue
virus spreading in the area, as dengue
mosquitoes do not lay eggs in chilly weather,' District Officer Health Dr Amir Sheikh told Dawn.
Minister for Primary and Scondary Health (P and SH) Khawaja Imran Nazir, attending the meeting, directed the department to send the cases to the government for regularisation of the dengue
He said that people should feel their responsibilities to remove stagnant water from their houses, ensure cleanliness and disposing of the discarded articles from the rooftops of their houses to check the dengue
While presiding over a meeting of the Cabinet Committee on Dengue
at the committee room of the Civil Secretariat, the minister said that with the change in weather and increase in the temperature, the dengue
season has begun and there was need to take preemptive measures to check the spread of dengue
Speaking to the media during a press conference on Thursday, Dr Abdul Rasheed Sheikh said all government departments were bound to coordinate with dengue
control programme for dengue
control strategies under Sindh government act and notices would be served to concerned department in case of noncooperation.
This is part of the company's ongoing commitment to evaluate the long-term impact of the dengue
vaccine and is also consistent with the recommendation put forward in the World Health Organization's (WHO) position on the vaccine.
In a press conference yesterday, Sanofi Pasteur global medical head Ng Su Peing said critics should consider the fact that the vaccine still provides up to six years of protection against dengue
to those with a history of dengue
Material and Methods: This hospital based, cross-sectional study was conducted in District Head Quarter Teaching Hospital Swat, KPK, Pakistan from August 07 to October 31, 2013, during dengue
We are having the ASEAN Dengue
Day and Anti-Dengue
Health Fair because we dont want to repeat the same experience we had last year.
The meeting reviewed dengue
situation in the province.
Background and Objective: Dengue
infection is an arthropod borne disease caused by Dengue
virus in humans.
typhi was also detected in 3 patients who were negative for dengue
7 -- The dance of the dreaded dengue
still goes on uninterrupted across India.