Action plan against Monkeypox

The HCDC must improve the monitoring system and install contactless temp and distance measurement instruments at border gates to recognize suspicious monkeypox cases, particularly those returning from monkeypox-endemic countries such as Benin, Cameroon, Central African Republic,  Congo Democratic Republic , Gabon, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Nigeria, Liberia, Sierra Leone, and South...

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Travel bans not yet administered against Monkeypox spread

The administration in Manila is still undecided about imposing a travel ban on passengers from countries where monkeypox cases have been confirmed. “A travel ban should not be imposed just yet.” Isolation and quarantine methods are used only in the case of suspected instances…. In a press conference on Tuesday,...

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