Aftab Ibrahim

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The Australian National Polio Reference Laboratory was established at the Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory (VIDRL) in late 1994 to carry out virological confirmation of the eradication of poliomyelitis in Australia. The laboratory is responsible for transporting samples from all Australian patients with acute flaccid paralysis (AFP) to(More)
Since 1994 the Australian National Polio Reference Laboratory at the Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory has been responsible for virological confirmation of the eradication of poliomyelitis in Australia. The laboratory is also a World Health Organization Western Pacific regional polio reference laboratory and the national polio laboratory(More)
Since 1994, as part of the global eradication of poliomyelitis, the Australian National Polio Reference Laboratory (NPRL) at the Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory (VIDRL) has been responsible for virological testing to confirm the absence of poliomyelitis in Australia. Samples from patients with acute flaccid paralysis are transported to(More)
BACKGROUND Remote monitoring (RM) is defined as the surveillance of device-transmitted outpatient data. RM is expected to enable better management of chronic diseases. The objective of this research was to identify public policies concerning RM in four European countries. METHODS Searches of the medical literature, the Internet, and Ministry of Health(More)
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