Inform’ACTION is the bilingual (English/French) information bulletin of the PPHSN. Articles (typically written by health professionals from the region) address public health surveillance and communicable disease control.
Produced by SPC's Surveillance and Operational Research Team.
Produced at SPC (Noumea) with the support of New Zealand Aid Programme and France.
IA 35 - May 2012 - Full version bilingual 07/10/2012 Hits: 7
Surveillance & Response
♦ Health surveillance for the XIV Pacific Games - NC 2011
♦ Using PPHSN for regional surveillance of health events during the 14th Pacific Games: mixed results
♦ Legionella and legionellosis (legionnaires' disease) in New Caledonia, 2005-2010
♦ The Pacific responds to STIs: progress made (2008-2011)
♦ Developing sustainable influenza surveillance networks in the Pacific
♦ Influenza diagnosis - from rapid testing to Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) in the Pacific
♦ Sensitivity and specificity of rapid diagnostic tests and immunofluorescence assay for influenza