Rapid risk assessment: Zika virus disease epidemic: potential association with microcephaly and Guillain–Barré syndrome, Second update
This document assesses the risks associated with the Zika virus epidemic currently affecting countries in the Americas. It assesses the association between Zika virus infection and congenital central nervous system malformations, including microcephaly, as well as the association between Zika virus infection and the Guillain–Barré syndrome (GBS).
Communicable disease threats report, 2-8 December 2018, week 49
7 Dec 2018 - This issue of the ECDC Communicable Disease Threats Report (CDTR) covers the period from 2-8 December 2018 and includes updates on West Nile virus, Ebola virus disease, influenza, poliomyelitis and Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV).
Communicable disease threats report, 25 November-1 December 2018, Week 48
30 Nov 2018 - The ECDC Communicable Disease Threats Report (CDTR) is a weekly bulletin for epidemiologists and health professionals on active public health threats. This issue covers the period from 25 November-1 December 2018 and includes updates on West Nile virus, Ebola virus disease, influenza, cholera and influenza A(H5N6).
Rapid risk assessment: Influenza-associated invasive pulmonary aspergillosis, Europe
30 Nov 2018 - This report assesses the risk of invasive pulmonary aspergillosis (IPA) among patients with severe influenza in hospital intensive care units in the European Union (EU)/European Economic Area (EEA)