Western Pacific Surveillance and Response

Volume 2, Issue 2, April to June 2011

Dengue: Lessons, Challenges and New Approaches


Challenges in dengue surveillance and control
Lee Ching Ng

Regional Analysis

Epidemiologic update on the dengue situation in the Western Pacific Region, 2010
Yuzo Arima and Tamano Matsui

Challenges and future perspective for dengue vector control in the Western Pacific Region
Moh Seng Chang, Eva Maria Christophel, Deyer Gopinath, and Rashid Md. Abdur on behalf of Malaria, Other Vectorborne and Parasitic Diseases, World Health Organization Regional Office for the Western Pacific

Male-female differences in the number of reported incident dengue fever cases in six Asian countries
Martha Anker and Yuzo Arima on behalf of Emerging Diseases Surveillance and Response, Division of Health Security and Emergencies, World Health Organization Regional Office for the Western Pacific

Original Research

Epidemiological characteristics of the 2005 and 2007 dengue epidemics in Singapore – similarities and distinctions
Teck Siang Ler, Li Wei Ang, Grace Siew Lian Yap, Lee Ching Ng, Ji Choong Tai, Lyn James and Kee Tai Goh

Other topic

Original Research

Surveillance of hospitalizations with pandemic A(H1N1) 2009 influenza infection in Queensland, Australia
Hai Phung, Frank Beard, Christine Selvey, Ranil Appuhamy, and Frances Birrell

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