NZPHSR - December 2006

Friday 27th April 2018


Contents & Highlights

1.    Editorial
Pandemic influenza preparedness

2.    Notifiable Disease Surveillance
Significant Increases in Notification Rate
·    Campylobacteriosis
·    Salmonellosis
·    Shigellosis
·    Hepatitis A
·    Yersiniosis
·    Acute Rheumatic Fever
·    Hepatitis B
 
Significant Decreases in Notification Rate
·    Meningococcal Disease
·    Pertussis

3.    Other Surveillance Reports
·    Antituberculosis-drug resistance
·    STEC/VTEC infection in New Zealand - an update
·    A near fatal case of nitrite food poisoning

4.    Outbreak Surveillance
104 outbreaks (756 cases) notified in this quarter
71 ‘final’ reports (669 cases); 33 ‘interim’ reports (87 cases), 9.4 cases per outbreak on average, 49 hospitalisations, 1 death

5.    Outbreak Case Reports
·    Foodborne illness associated with chicken curry eaten at a staff club

6.    Pathogen Surveillance
·    279 human and 578 non-human Salmonella isolates confirmed
·    12 E. coli O157:H7 cases laboratory confirmed
·    13 Legionella cases laboratory identified, no deaths
·    585 influenza viruses reported
·    559 respiratory syncytial virus cases reported
·    66 adenoviruses reported
·    40 enteroviruses reported
·    3 isolates of Listeria monocytogenes from human cases referred
·    3 isolates of Corynebacterium diphtheriae received

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Report:

NZPHSR - December 2006 (large file)

Tables:

NZPHSR - Dec 2006 - References

NZPHSRDec06: Listeria Jul-Dec 06

NZPHSRDec06: Mycology Jan-Jun 06

 

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NZPHSR - December 2006 (large file)

Tables:

NZPHSR - Dec 2006 - References

NZPHSRDec06: Listeria Jul-Dec 06

NZPHSRDec06: Mycology Jan-Jun 06

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