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Public Health Emergencies of National Importance, Sylvatic Yellow Fever in São Paulo and Rio Grande do Sul and the Current Epidemiological Situation in Brazil 2008-2009

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General Info
Original or alternative title 
Emergências em Saúde Pública de Importância Nacional (ESPIN) de Febre Amarela Silvestre em São Paulo e no Rio Grande do Sul e a Situação Epidemiológica Atual no Brasil (2008/2009)
Geography 
Brazil (BRA)
Rio Grande do Sul, São Paulo
Coverage type 
Subnational
Time period covered 
01/2008 - 12/2009
Data type
Summary 

The December 2009 Press Release Update on Public Health Emergencies of National Importance presents information from the National Surveillance and Control of Yellow Fever System on the epidemiology of cases of yellow fever and sylvatic yellow fever in human and non-human primates in São Paulo and Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. In addition to numbers of confirmed and discarded cases, the report includes vaccination recommendations by area for 2008/ 2009.

Citation
Publication year 
2009
Suggested citation 
Secretariat of Health Surveillance, Ministry of Health (Brazil). Public Health Emergencies of National Importance, Sylvatic Yellow Fever in São Paulo and Rio Grande do Sul and the Current Epidemiological Situation in Brazil 2008-2009. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: Ministry of Health (Brazil), 2009.