The Pan American Health Organization
Promoting Health in the Americas

 Safe Hospitals

Health Surveillance & Disease Prevention & Control   —   Veterinary Public Health:   Anthrax - Avian Influenza - Food Safety - Foot-and-Mouth Disease - Rabies - RIMSA - West Nile Virus - Zoonoses/Animal Health - Virtual Library in Veterinary Public Health (VHL) -
Pan American Center for Foot-and-Mouth Disease PANAFTOSA (avian influenza, rabies, other zoonoses) - News: Veterinary Public Health -
Communicable Diseases - Health Analysis & Statistics - Chronic Diseases

Rabies
- Surveillance
- Prevention and Control
- PAHO Activities
- Other PAHO Materials
- General Info/Links

What's New

Memorandum of Understanding between the Alliance for Rabies Control and the Pan American Health Organization

Epidemiological Alerts Archives, 2003–2008

... more items.

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

... more Surveillance Features.

Situation Reports

-

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

Incidence/Mortality/Case Fatality

-

SIEPI Epidemiological Information System

Outbreaks

-

Epidemiological Alerts Archives, 2003–2008

-

International Health Regulations (IHR)

-

EID Weekly Updates: Emerging and Reemerging Infectious Diseases, Region of the Americas, Vol. 2, No. 16—22 April 2004

-

EID Weekly Updates: Emerging and Reemerging Infectious Diseases, Region of the Americas, Vol. 2, No. 15—15 April 2004

... more Outbreaks.

Epidemic Alert and Response

-

International Health Regulations (IHR)

Guidelines and Manuals

-

Guide for Organizing Large-Scale Dog Rabies Vaccination Days

-

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

-

Rabies Surveillance Guidelines

Laboratories

-

CSP27.R10: Regional Policy and Strategy for Ensuring Quality of Health Care, Including Patient Safety

Quality Control

-

CSP27.R10: Regional Policy and Strategy for Ensuring Quality of Health Care, Including Patient Safety

Quality Assurance

-

CSP27.R10: Regional Policy and Strategy for Ensuring Quality of Health Care, Including Patient Safety

Monitoring and Evaluation

-

Regional Program for the Elimination of Urban Rabies: Report on the Evaluation of the 1980-1989 Decade

Health Profiles and Data

-

Regional Core Health Data System - Indicators Glossary

Statistical Databases

-

SIEPI Epidemiological Information System

-

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, Epidemic alert and response, Incidence and disease registries, Outbreaks, Resistance surveillance, Laboratories, Epidemiological surveillance systems, Geographic information systems, Maps, Groups affected, Risk factors/behaviors, Quality control, Quality assurance, Monitoring and Evaluation

Case Definition
Guidelines
- Surveillance
- Treatment
 

World Rabies Day

World Rabies Day

Comic Book for Kids

Monica's Gang: Down with Rabies!

Video for Kids

Monica's Gang: Caring for Your Pet
 

Regional Plan

América contra la rabia
 

Regional Center

PANAFTOSA
News
PANAFTOSA publication list
- Publications
SIRVERA SIEPI
-

Rabies Epidemiological Surveillance System (SIRVERA)

-

Epidemiological Information System (SIEPI)

REDIPRA
- REDIPRA
VHL
-

Virtual Health Library (VHL)

- Regional Events Directory
- Bibliographical Database
- Full Texts
-

Health Information Finder (LIS)

 

PAHO Regional Programs

- Zoonoses
- Epidemic Alert & Response

Contact the Program

 

Outbreak Notices

EID Updates (outbreak notices)
 

WHO Sites

- Rabies
- Zoonoses & Veterinary Public Health
- PAHO/WHO Collaborating Centers
 
 

Partner Sites

-

World Organization for Animal Health (OIE)

-

Food & Agricultural Organisation of the United Nations (FAO)

-

Alliance for Rabies Control (ARC)

ARC
 

Regional Office for the Americas of the World Health Organization
525 Twenty-third Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20037, United States of America
Tel.: +1 (202) 974-3000 Fax: +1 (202) 974-3663

© Pan American Health Organization. All rights reserved.