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Memorandum of Understanding between the Alliance for Rabies Control and the Pan American Health Organization
Washington, D.C. PAHO HQ. 24 June 2009.- Dr. Mirta Roses Periago, PAHO Director signed a memorandum of understanding between PAHO/WHO and the Alliance for Rabies Control (ARC), through their Executive Director, Deborah J Briggs; which outline their plan for cooperative activities to promote rabies prevention, surveillance, control and elimination.
MOU_Rabies_PAHO-ARC_eng.htm

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Surveillance

Featured Surveillance Items

Current WHO Guide for Rabies Pre- and Post-Exposure Treatment in Humans
This 24-page handbook from WHO/CSR serves as a quick reference handbook with clinical guidelines for providing treatment to persons exposed to rabies.
WHO

Rabies Surveillance Guidelines
This page provides access to essential information on rabies surveillance: case definition, recommended types of surveillance (what to do when), treatment guide, and links to the information systems that offer data on rabies in the countries of the Americas and Region-wide.
rabia-vigilancia.htm

Elimination of Dog-Transmitted Human Rabies in Latin America: Situation Analysis
This book contains the results of a regional project involving 21 countries. It includes chapters devoted to the results of each of them, along with regional data. For each country and the region as a whole, there are sections on the epidemiological situation and control activities. It also contains a variety of maps and graphs illustrating the situation. This page provides access to the entire book or to the separate chapters, by country.
rabia-sit.htm

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Situation Reports

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Elimination of Dog-Transmitted Human Rabies in Latin America: Situation Analysis

Incidence/Mortality/Case Fatality

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SIEPI Epidemiological Information System

Guidelines and Manuals

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Guide for Organizing Large-Scale Dog Rabies Vaccination Days

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Current WHO Guide for Rabies Pre- and Post-Exposure Treatment in Humans

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Rabies Surveillance Guidelines

Health Profiles and Data

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Regional Core Health Data System - Indicators Glossary

Statistical Databases

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SIEPI Epidemiological Information System

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SIRVERA - Regional Information System of Epidemiological Surveillance of Rabies in the Americas

Product Types and/or Keywords:
Product Types (register under only one):
Situation Reports, Country Profiles, Forms, Guidelines and Manuals, Health Profiles and Data, Statistical Databases, Other Databases
Keywords (no limit, or key in Product type/s in keyword field for cross-referencing): Surveillance features Rabies, Annual status reports, Incidence/Mortality/Fatality, Incidence and disease registries, Resistance surveillance, Epidemiological surveillance systems, Geographic information systems, Groups affected, Risk factors/behaviors, Outbreaks