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MERS-Cov Guide for healthcare facilities
MERS-Cov Guide for healthcare facilities
Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) is a respiratory illness caused by a virus called Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus, or MERS-CoV. Last February 2015, RITM confirmed and managed the first Middle East Respiratory Syndorme Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) case in the Philippines. ...

Interim guidelines for specimen collection, packaging, and transport
Interim guidelines for specimen collection, packaging, and transport
Ebola virus disease, more commonly called Ebola, is a viral hemorrhagic fever of humans and other primates caused by ebolaviruses. Control of outbreaks requires a systematic coordination between the community and the medical and laboratory personnel. This infographic illustrates the guidelines in specimen collection, packaging and...

RITM: Enabling effective response to MERS-CoV and other novel infectious disease threats
RITM: Enabling effective response to MERS-CoV and other novel infectious disease threats
The Philippines is prepared in responding to potential infectious disease threats with RITM’s capability for rapid detection methods, fully-equipped laboratories and hospital facilities, and trained personnel. This infographic illustrates the statistics received by the Surveillance and Response Unit on the...