Rapid Risk Assessment: Louse-borne relapsing fever in the EU, 19 November 2015

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European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control. Louse-borne relapsing fever in the EU – 17 November 2015. Stockholm: ECDC; 2015.

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​This rapid risk assessment assesses the public health significance of reported cases of louse-borne relapsing fever in the EU. It concludes that prevention and control of louse-borne diseases in the EU requires the capacity to detect cases in populations at risk, strengthening surveillance systems and improving communication and collaboration between Member States.