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ECDC: first detected cases of extensively drug-resistant gonorrhoea threaten future treatment

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Proper hand hygiene can prevent sepsis

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Hospital professionals should strictly follow standard precautions to avoid rare, but possible hospital-acquired malaria

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Europe is steadily building more robust laboratory defences against epidemics and antimicrobial resistance threats.

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Measles vaccination gaps in teenagers and young adults highlighted in ECDC’s report

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Combined resistance to multiple antibiotics: a growing problem in the EU

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ECDC: around 9 million Europeans are affected by chronic hepatitis B or C

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TB/HIV co-infections up 40% across Europe over the last five years

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Antimicrobial resistance remains high – says EU report

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Reversing the HIV epidemic: Europe needs to scale-up prevention, testing and treatment

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Rapid Risk Assessment: Ebola virus disease outbreak in Equateur Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo – 2018

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Rapid Risk Assessment: Extensively drug-resistant (XDR) Neisseria gonorrhoeae in the United Kingdom and Australia

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Healthcare-associated infections acquired in intensive care units - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2016

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Communicable disease threats report, 29 April - 5 May 2018, Week 18

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Surgical site infections - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2016

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Event

Member State Consultation on Public Health Training 2018

3 May 2018 - 4 May 2018
Stockholm, Sweden

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Cross-sectoral biorisk awareness and mitigation training

17 Apr 2018 - 19 Apr 2018
Olhão - Portugal

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Course on “Control of multidrug-resistant micro-organisms (MDROs) in health care settings”

9 Apr 2018 - 11 Apr 2018
Stockholm, Sweden

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Writing and Reviewing Scientific Abstracts: a field epidemiology focus

5 Apr 2018

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World Tuberculosis Day - 2018

24 Mar 2018