Weekly Epidemiological Record (WER)

WER 2007 Index

  • 14 December 2007, vol. 82, 51/52 (pp 437–440)
    Index, Volume 82, 2007, Nos. 1–52
  • 7 December 2007, vol. 82, 49/50 (pp 425–436)
    Rabies vaccines WHO position paper
    Renewal of paid subscriptions
    Influenza
  • 30 November 2007, vol. 82, 48 (pp 417–424)
    Outbreak news
    – Rift Valley fever, Sudan – update
    Progress in global measles control and mortality reduction, 2000–2006
  • 23 November 2007, vol. 82, 47 (pp 409–416)
    Outbreak and spread of chikungunya
    WHO Strategic Advisory Group of Experts on immunization: request for nominations
    Influenza
    WHO web sites on infectious diseases
  • 16 November 2007, vol. 82, 46 (pp 401–408)
    Outbreak news
    – Rift Valley fever, Sudan
    Progress towards poliomyelitis eradication: India, January 2006–September 2007
    WHO web sites on infectious diseases
  • 9 November 2007, vol. 82, 45 (pp 389–400)
    Meeting of National Influenza Centres –Western Pacific and South-East Asia regions
    Performance of acute flaccid paralysis surveillance and incidence of poliomyelitis, 2007
    Pandemic influenza vaccine supplies
    Influenza
  • 2 November 2007, vol. 82, 44 (pp 385–388)
    Health conditions for travellers to Saudi Arabia for the pilgrimage to Mecca (Hajj)
    Global leprosy situation, 2007 (additional information)
  • 26 October 2007, vol. 82, 43 (pp 381–384)
    Outbreak of Marburg haemorrhagic fever: Uganda, June–August 2007
  • 19 October 2007, vol. 82, 42 (pp 361–380)
    Global programme To eliminate lymphatic filariasis
  • 12 October 2007, vol. 82, 41 (pp 357–360)
    Outbreak news
    – Cholera, Iraq – update
    Influenza in the world
    Resistance to artemisinin derivatives along the Thai–Cambodian border
  • 5 October 2007, vol. 82, 40 (pp 345–356)
    Outbreak news
    – Ebola virus haemorrhagic fever, Democratic Republic of the Congo – update
    Progress in measles control: Nepal, 2000–2006
    Recommended composition of influenza virus vaccines for use in the 2008 influenza season
  • 28 September 2007, vol. 82, 39 (pp 3337–344)
    Global update on vaccine-derived polioviruses, January 2006–August 2007
    WHO web sites on infectious diseases
    Corrigendum
  • 21 September 2007, vol. 82, 38 (pp 329–336)
    Outbreak news
    – Marburg haemorrhagic fever, Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Progress in measles control: Kenya, 2002–2007
    Addendum
  • 14 September 2007, vol. 82, 37 (pp 321–328)
    Outbreak news
    – Cholera, Iraq
    Laboratory surveillance for wild and vaccine-derived polioviruses, January 2006–June 2007
    Quality systems for public laboratories: a step forward to increase confidence in laboratory services
    WHO web sites on infectious diseases
  • 7 September 2007, vol. 82, 36 (pp 317–320)
    Outbreak news
    – Marburg haemorrhagic fever, Uganda – update
    Performance of acute fl accid paralysis surveillance and incidence of poliomyelitis, 2007
  • 31 August 2007, vol. 82, 35 (pp 309–314)
    Validation of neonatal tetanus elimination in Mali by lot quality-assurance cluster sampling
    Onchocerciasis (river blindness)
  • 24 August 2007, vol. 82, 34 (pp 305–308)
    Travel by sea: health considerations
  • 17 August 2007, vol. 82, 33 (pp 297–304)
    Outbreak news
    – Marburg haemorrhagic fever, Uganda
    Summary of discussions and recommendations of the 13th informal consultation on the Global Polio Laboratory Network, June 2007
    WHO Clinical trial registry platform: addition of China and India
    WHO web sites on infectious Diseases
  • 10 August 2007, vol. 82, 32 (pp 285–296)
    Rotavirus vaccines
    WHO web sites on infectious diseases
  • 3 August 2007, vol. 82, 31 (pp 273–284)
    Cholera, 2006
  • 27 July 2007, vol. 82, 30 (pp 261–272)
    Leprosy control in Thailand: trends in case detection, 1965–2005
    Food safety systems
  • 20 July 2007, vol. 82, 28/29 (pp 245–260)
    Progress towards interrupting wild poliovirus transmission, January 2006–May 2007
    Global Advisory Committee on Vaccine Safety, 12–13 June 2007
    New global effort to eliminate Chagas disease
  • 29 June 2007, vol. 82, 26/27 (pp 233–243)
    Index, Volume 82, 2007, Nos. 1–27
    Dracunculiasis eradication: ministerial meeting, Geneva, 16 May 2007
    Validation of neonatal tetanus elimination in Egypt by lot quality-assurance cluster sampling
    WHO-based tropical disease research programme to focus on emerging diseases
  • 22 June 2007, vol. 82, 25 (pp 225–232)
    Global leprosy situation, 2007
  • 15 June 2007, vol. 82, 24 (pp 209–224)
    Progress in preventing hepatitis B through universal infant vaccination: China, 1997–2006
    Update of standard nomenclature for wild-type rubella viruses, 2007
    Improved meningitis vaccine for Africa could signal eventual end to deadly scourge
    International Health Regulations
  • 1 June 2007, vol. 82, 22/23 (pp 197–208)
    Meeting of the International Task Force for Disease Eradication – 11 January 2007
    Performance of acute flaccid paralysis (AFP) surveillance and incidence of poliomyelitis, 2005–2006
    Stop TB Partnership has provided treatments for 10 million people in 6 years
    WHO web sites on infectious diseases
    International Health Regulations
  • 25 May 2007, vol. 82, 21 (pp 181–196)
    Meeting of the immunization Strategic Advisory Group of Experts, April 2007 – conclusions and recommendations
    Revised BCG vaccination guidelines for infants at risk for HIV infection
    International Health Regulations
  • 18 May 2007, vol. 82, 20 (pp 169–180)
    Outbreaks of Rift Valley fever in Kenya, Somalia and United Republic of Tanzania, December 2006–April 2007
    Progress towards the 2005 international targets for tuberculosis control
  • 11 May 2007, vol. 82, 19 (pp 161–168)
    Dracunculiasis eradication: certification of interruption of transmission
    Antigenic and genetic characteristics of H5N1 viruses and candidate H5N1 vaccine viruses developed for potential use as pre-pandemic vaccines, March 2007
    New WHO online tool to improve clinical trial transparency
    International Health Regulations
  • 4 May 2007, vol. 82, 18 (pp 153–160)
    Assessment of yellow fever epidemic risk – a decision-making tool for preventive immunization campaigns
    International Health Regulations
  • 27 April 2007, vol. 82, 17 (pp 141–152)
    Outbreak news
    – Meningococcal disease, Burkina Faso – update
    Validation of neonatal tetanus elimination in India using lot quality-assurance cluster sampling
    Monitoring of neuraminidase inhibitor resistance among clinical influenza virus isolates in Japan during the 2003–2006 influenza seasons
    Africa Malaria Day
    Price of second-line antiretroviral therapy reduced
    International Health Regulations
  • 20 April 2007, vol. 82, 16 (pp 133–140)
    Dracunculiasis eradication
    Global surveillance summary, 2006
    International Health Regulations
  • 13 April 2007, vol. 82, 15 (pp 125–132)
    Progress towards eradicating poliomyelitis in Afghanistan and Pakistan, January 2006 to February 2007
    New technologies for tuberculosis control: the Stop TB Partnership’s Task Force on Retooling
  • 6 April 2007, vol. 82, 14 (pp 117–124)
    Outbreak news
    – Rift Valley fever, United Republic of Tanzania
    Elimination of measles in the Republic of Korea, 2001–2006
    WHO web sites on infectious diseases
    International Health Regulations
  • 30 March 2007, vol. 82, 13 (pp 105–116)
    Progress towards poliomyelitis eradication in Nigeria, January 2005 to December 2006
    Epidemic alert and verification: summary report 2006
    WHO web sites on infectious diseases
    International Health Regulations
  • 23 March 2007, vol. 82, 12 (pp 93–104)
    Pneumococcal conjugate vaccine for childhood immunization – WHO position paper
    International Health Regulations
  • 16 March 2007, vol. 82, 11 (pp 89–92)
    WHO Strategic Advisory Group of Experts on immunization: request for nominations
    Performance of acute flaccid paralysis (AFP) surveillance and incidence of poliomyelitis, 2005–2006
    International Health Regulations
  • 9 March 2007, vol. 82, 10 (pp 77–88)
    Influenza in the world
    Risk of epidemic meningitis in Africa: a cause for concern
    WHO Strategic Advisory Group of Experts on immunization: request for nominations
    International Health Regulations
  • 2 March 2007, vol. 82, 9 (pp 69–76)
    Recommended composition of influenza virus vaccines for use in the 2007–2008 influenza season
    Influenza
    International Health Regulations
  • 23 February 2007, vol. 82, 8 (pp 61–68)
    Outbreak news
    – Meningococcal disease, Sudan
    Rabies vaccine – update
    WHO web sites on infectious diseases
    International Health Regulations
  • 16 February 2007, vol. 82, 7 (pp 49–60)
    Outbreak news
    – Malaria, Jamaica
    – Meningococcal disease, Burkina Faso
    – Poliomyelitis, Chad
    – Yellow fever, Togo – update
    Mumps virus vaccines
    International Health Regulations
  • 9 February 2007, vol. 82, 6 (pp 41–48)
    Outbreak news
    – Meningococcal disease, Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Update: WHO-confirmed human cases of avian influenza A(H5N1) infection, 25 November 2003– 24 November 2006
    WHO web sites on infectious diseases
    International Health Regulations
  • 2 February 2007, vol. 82, 5 (pp 33–40)
    Outbreak news
    – Meningococcal disease, Uganda
    – Yellow fever, Togo
    Intercountry meningitis meeting: preparing for the next epidemic seasons, Mali, October 2006
    International Health Regulations
  • 26 January 2007, vol. 82, 4 (pp 25–32)
    Meeting of the International Task Force for Disease Eradication – 12 May 2006
    United Arab Emirates certified malaria-free
    International Health Regulations
  • 19 January 2007, vol. 82, 3 (pp 17–24)
    Outbreak news
    – Rift Valley fever, Kenya
    Global Advisory Committee on Vaccine Safety, 29–30 November 2006
    International Health Regulations
  • 12 January 2007, vol. 82, 1/2 (pp 1–16)
    Meeting of the immunization Strategic Advisory Group of Experts, November 2006 – conclusions and recommendations
    International Health Regulations


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