NZPHSR - September 2014

Monday 23rd July 2018


Contents & Highlights

1. Editorial

  • The ESR Epidemiological Skills Development Programme – five years on

2. Notifiable Disease Surveillance
Significant Increases in 12-Monthly Notification Rate

  • Acute Rheumatic Fever
  • Campylobacteriosis
  • Chikungunya Fever
  • Dengue Fever
  • Giardiasis
  • Hepatitis C
  • Measles
  • Zika Fever

Significant Decreases in 12-Monthly Notification Rate

  • Cryptosporidiosis
  • Mumps
  • Pertussis
  • Toxic Shellfish Poisoning
  • Typhoid Fever
  • VTEC Infections

3. Other Surveillance Reports

  • Arbovirus outbreaks in the Pacific region
  • Sexually transmitted infections – key findings from the 2013 surveillance report

4. Outbreak Surveillance

  • 179 outbreaks (2117 cases) notified in this quarter
  • 116 final reports (1562 cases); 63 interim reports (555 cases)
  • 13.5 cases per outbreak on average
  • 44 hospitalisations, 3 deaths

5. Outbreak Case Reports

  • No reports this quarter

6. Laboratory Surveillance

  • Laboratory-based legionellosis surveillance for 2013 – a summary

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NZPHSR - September 2014

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NZPHSR September 2014: Supplementary material

 

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