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Argentina Annual Epidemiological Bulletin 2003-2005


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Boletín Epidemiológico Anual 2004-2005
Argentina (ARG)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/2000 - 12/2005
Series or system 
Argentina Annual Epidemiological Bulletin
Data type

This epidemiological report contains data from the clinical surveillance module, laboratory surveillance module (SIVILA), sentinel units, and other programs which report through the National Health Surveillance System (SNVS). The report provides case numbers, rates of notification, and incidence rates for all notifiable diseases by province from 2000-2005. Standardized morbidity ratios, confidence intervals, and mortality numbers are also included in the tables.

Sections on gastroenteric diseases, meningitis, respiratory illnesses, zoonotic and vector diseases, STDs, unintentional injuries, poisonings, vaccine-preventable diseases, and mortality provide additional information and analysis of the epidemiological situation. In these sections, national immunization coverage for pentavalent, polio, MMR, hepatitis A and B, and BCG vaccines is covered.