To identify cases among the civilian population, the NPHL ILI laboratory surveillance network processes upper respiratory tract samples from patients with acute onset of fever (oral temperature [greater than or equal to] 38[degrees]C) and respiratory symptoms referred by physicians at 23 sentinel clinics (6).
During January 2011-July 2013, samples from 421 pediatric inpatients, 752 military personnel, and 85 pediatric outpatients from the NPHL ILI surveillance network were positive for adenovirus.
The project will support scaling up diagnosis and treatment of TB patients and the detection of HIV in this group through the provision of laboratory equipment, ensuring the required regulatory safety precautions to conduct AFB cultures and antibiogram in NPHL, and supplies to expand AFB smear in regional laboratories.
Laboratory services are provided by the referral National Public Health Laboratory (NPHL) and Regional Laboratories (Cornwall Regional Hospital Laboratory, Mandeville Hospital Laboratory, St.
- Eugene blasted four goals in the second period to cruise to a 7-4 win Sunday in an NPHL
Junior Hockey League matchup.
Owned by local businessman Ken Evans, the Generals are the third-longest tenured franchise in the NPHL behind the West Sound Warriors and Tri-Cities Outlaws, teams that have undergone both name and ownership changes throughout the years.
This year's version of the Generals will have a familiar feel to the team that went 25-14-1 last season and finished second in the NPHL.
Eugene's Christian Merritt broke a 2-2 tie with 57 seconds left in the third period to lift the Eugene Generals to a 3-2 home win over the Puget Sound Tomahawks in NPHL
Eugene and Seattle have already qualified for the NPHL
Eugene joins the NPHL
, which includes teams in Oregon, Washington and Idaho.