Influenza

Influenza, commonly known as "the flu", is an infectious disease caused by an influenza virus. Symptoms can range from mild to severe and commonly include: high fever, runny nose, sore throat, muscle and joint pain, headache, coughing, and feeling tired. These symptoms typically begin two days after exposure to the virus and most last less than a week, although the coughing may last for more than two weeks. In children, there may be diarrhea and vomiting, but these are not common in adults. Diarrhea and vomiting occur more commonly in gastroenteritis, which is an unrelated disease sometimes referred to as …

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Weekly Bulletin on Outbreak and other Emergencies: Week 18: 26 April - …

WHO · 4 May 2021 English

disease of unknown etiology Hepatitis E Avian influenza Monkeypox Cholera Lassa fever Measles Deaths maintained and recovery can begin. Nigeria Avian influenza Ungraded 04-Mar-21 09-Mar-21 09-Mar-21 7 7 0 Disease Control National Reference Laboratory for influenza A - Kano (4) and Plateau (3). Health Emergency


Weekly Epidemiological Record, 2021, vol. 96, 17 [‎full issue]‎

WHO · 30 April 2021 French

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Vaccines – influenza vaccine In order to inform the implementation of a seasonal influenza vaccine programme drive innovative research for next-generation influenza vaccines for LMICs, WHO aims to develop a Full Health Value of Vaccines (FPHVV) assessment for influenza vaccines. As a first step, WHO developed methods use cases and country archetypes for seasonal influenza vaccine. IVIR-AC provided feedback on the overall consider and are unique to each country. Seasonal influenza vaccine is one of several new vaccines being


Meeting of the Immunization and Vaccine-related Implementation Research Advisory Committee (‎IVIR-AC)‎, March …

WHO · 30 April 2021 French

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Vaccines – influenza vaccine In order to inform the implementation of a seasonal influenza vaccine programme drive innovative research for next-generation influenza vaccines for LMICs, WHO aims to develop a Full Health Value of Vaccines (FPHVV) assessment for influenza vaccines. As a first step, WHO developed methods use cases and country archetypes for seasonal influenza vaccine. IVIR-AC provided feedback on the overall consider and are unique to each country. Seasonal influenza vaccine is one of several new vaccines being


Weekly Bulletin on Outbreak and other Emergencies: Week 17: 19 - 25 …

WHO · 26 April 2021 English

disease of unknown etiology Hepatitis E Avian influenza Monkeypox Cholera Lassa fever Measles Deaths maintained and recovery can begin. Nigeria Avian influenza Ungraded 04-Mar-21 09-Mar-21 09-Mar-21 7 7 0 Disease Control National Reference Laboratory for influenza A - Kano (4) and Plateau (3). Nigeria Cholera


Unintended Effects From the Expansion of the Non-Contributory Health System in Peru

IMF · 23 April 2021 English

Over the last two decades, the Peruvian government has made great efforts to improve access to health care by significantly augmenting the coverage of the non-contributory public health care system …

pneumococcal conjugate vaccine, MCV2: 2nd dose of measles vaccine, Hib3: 3rd dose of Haemophilus influenzae


Weekly Epidemiological Record, 2021, vol. 96, 16 [‎full issue]‎

WHO · 23 April 2021 French

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surveil- lance of influenza to addressing emerging challenges such as SARS-CoV, influenza A(H5N1), MERS-CoV MERS-CoV, Nipah virus and disease X.5 The Global Influenza Surveillance and Response system (GISRS) is an monitors circulating influenza viruses to inform the composition of annual influenza vaccines and also capacity to detect and issue alerts about emerging influenza viruses with pandemic potential. Over 1 year quality assessment (EQA) scheme through the GISRS influenza EQA system, which was offered to over 200 national


Smart Containment: Lessons from Countries with Past Experience

IMF · 23 April 2021 English

Following the Great Lockdown in 2020, it is important to take stock of lessons learned. How effective have different containment measures been in slowing the spread of Covid-19? Have containment …

interventions against coronavirus disease 2019 and influenza in hong kong: an observational study. The Lancet


WHO’s role in SARS-CoV-2 laboratory diagnostics: an end-to-end approach –Rôle de OMS …

WHO · 23 April 2021 French

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surveil- lance of influenza to addressing emerging challenges such as SARS-CoV, influenza A(H5N1), MERS-CoV MERS-CoV, Nipah virus and disease X.5 The Global Influenza Surveillance and Response system (GISRS) is an monitors circulating influenza viruses to inform the composition of annual influenza vaccines and also capacity to detect and issue alerts about emerging influenza viruses with pandemic potential. Over 1 year quality assessment (EQA) scheme through the GISRS influenza EQA system, which was offered to over 200 national


Reversing the U.S. Maternal Mortality Crisis

The Aspen Institute · 22 April 2021 English

In June 2020, the Aspen Health Strategy Group met virtually to explore the topic of U.S. maternal mortality. We are pleased to present the final report from our work, based …

maternal mortality attributable to the 1918 influenza pandemic, and the beginning of the important,


Building Climate Resilience in the Pyanj River Basin: Component 1 and 2 …

ADB · 19 April 2021 English

Environmental monitoring reports describe the environmental issues or mitigation measures of a project. This document dated April 2021 is provided for the ADB project 45354-002 in Tajikistan.

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