Pahang melioidosis registry.

@article{How2009PahangMR,
  title={Pahang melioidosis registry.},
  author={Soon Hin How and Teck Han Ng and Abdul Rahman Jamalludin and H P Tee and Yeh Chunn Kuan and Fornito Alex and M Phil Alexander Sc and C A Aminudin and Satwi Sapari and Mohiuzzaman Quazi},
  journal={The Medical journal of Malaysia},
  year={2009},
  volume={64 1},
  pages={27-30}
}
Melioidosis has a high annual incidence and mortality rate in Pahang, Malaysia. We initiated the first melioidosis registry in the country on 1st July 2005 to improve the management of melioidosis in the state. Continuous medical education on melioidosis was carried out in all hospitals in the state to highlight the magnitude of the disease and to educate the doctors on the treatment of the disease. All culture confirmed cases were registered and analysed. During the one-year study period from… CONTINUE READING