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Title: Dengue mosquito control assessment, 13-15 April 2005, Dili, Timor Leste (title on cover)
Other Titles: Dengue vector control assessment in Dili, Timor Leste, 13-15 April 2005 (title which precedes report)
Authors: Whelan, Peter I
Pettit, William J
Publisher: Medical Entomology, DHCS
Abstract: A dengue outbreak has been underway in Timor Leste (East Timor) since the start of January 2005, with hundreds of cases and multiple deaths from dengue haemorrhagic fever/dengue shock syndrome reported by the Ministry of Health (MOH) Timor Leste. The Northern Territory Department of Health and Community Services (DHCS) received a formal request from the Minister of Health Timor Leste on 05/04/2005 to provide advice to overcome the current outbreak and for a longer-term program to combat dengue disease in Timor Leste. This request was discussed with key DHCS officers and Ausaid officers, who supported a visit by the director of Medical Entomology Branch to conduct an assessment of the current dengue control program and to provide advice on strengthening the dengue control program.
Description: After being published on 3 May 2005 this report was amended on 8 June 2005.
Publication Date: 2005-05-03
Type: Technical Report
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