Annual Blood Examination Rate in Bengal

QUESTIONWhat is the annual blood examination rate in West Bengal?ANSWERThe annual blood examination rate (ABER) is a measure of the level of diagnostic monitoring activity. Data from 2007 suggested the ABER in West Bengal was around 5%, which is well below the level of 10% which is recommended for active surveillance and is the target of the National Vector Borne Disease Control … [Read more...]