Rabies trend in China (1990–2007) and post-exposure prophylaxis in the Guangdong province

Rabies trend in China (1990–2007) and post-exposure

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To investigate the efficiency for the post-exposure treatment of rabies, 244 rabies patients with their detailed medical records of anti-rabies treatment of injuries or related incidents, enrolled at Guangdong province in the years of 2003 and 2004, were ascertained from all of the reported rabies cases (441 patients) during the periods.

Rabies trend in China (1990–2007) and post-exposure

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The purpose of this study is thus first to characterize the current trends of human rabies in China from 1990 to 2007, and then to define better recommendations for improving the post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP) schedules delivered to rabies patients.

Rabies trend in China (1990–2007) and post-exposure

The purpose of this study is thus first to characterize the current trends of human rabies in China from 1990 to 2007, and then to define better recommendations for improving the post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP) schedules delivered to rabies patients.

China Sees Spike In Rabies Cases — ScienceDaily

Data from 22,527 human rabies cases from January 1990 to July 2007 were obtained from a surveillance database from the Ministry of Health of China. The authors found that human rabies was under control from 1990 to 1996, when only 159 cases of rabies were reported, but this figure had leapt to …

Rabies trend in China (1990–2007) and post-exposure

To investigate the efficiency for the post-exposure treatment of rabies, the details of 244 rabies patients, including their anti-rabies treatment of injuries or related incidents, were ascertained in Guangdong provincial jurisdiction.

Safety of post-exposure rabies prophylaxis during pregnancy

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Jan 01, 2013 · Si H, Guo ZM, Hao YT, Liu YG, Zhang DM, Rao SQ, et al. Rabies trend in China (1990-2007) and post-exposure prophylaxis in the Guangdong province. BMC Infect Dis. 2008; 8 :113. doi: 10.1186/1471-2334-8-113.

Epidemiological characteristics and post-exposure

Therefore, we carried out an epidemiological analysis of the human rabies surveillance data and the information on the post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP) of human rabies cases from 2007 to 2016, in order to improve the public health management strategies in Chongqing.

Dynamics of rabies epidemics and the impact of control

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It was reported that at least 18.2% of the human rabies cases in Guangdong Province are caused by stray dogs (Si et al., 2008). In this paper, taking this fact into consideration and using rabies data from Guangdong Province, we proposed an SEIVS model for the dog–human transmission of rabies in which both domestic and stray dogs are considered.

Worldwide rabies deaths prevention—A focus on the current

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In Guangdong, China, between 2003 and 2004, 244 human rabies records were analysed retrospectively. Of these, 67.2% did not seek professional help. The ones that did were found to have received incomplete or delayed PEP [5] .

Challenges and needs for China to eliminate rabies

In China, rabies is a significant public health concern where dogs remain the main reservoir of disease transmission to humans; rabies-related mortality ranks second in the world.