Communicable disease threats report, 23 July - 29 July, week 30
This issue of the ECDC Communicable Disease Threats Report (CDTR) covers the period 23 July - 29 July 2017 and includes updates on measles, seasonal influenza, West Nile fever, legionnaires' disease and chikungunya, dengue and Zika viruses.
Infectious diseases of specific relevance to newly-arrived migrants in the EU/EEA
This document provides a checklist of infectious diseases to be considered among migrant populations and serves as a reminder for frontline healthcare workers of the risks of infectious diseases for newly-arrived migrants.
Rapid risk assessment: Communicable disease risks associated with the movement of refugees in Europe during the winter season, 16 November 2015
This risk assessment focuses on the threat to the refugee population from communicable diseases and assesses the situation in Europe, associated with the current movements of refugees across the region and in the context of their living conditions and the approaching winter, access to shelter, sanitation and health services.
Number of travel-associated cases of Legionnaires’ disease reported to ELDSNet, by year, 1987–2013
Legionnaires’ disease in Europe 2013 - Number of travel-associated cases of Legionnaires’ disease reported to ELDSNet, by year, 1987–2013
Multistate foodborne hepatitis A outbreak among European tourists returning from Egypt-need for reinforced vaccination recommendations, November 2012 to April 2013
Sane, J., Macdonald, E., Vold, L., Gossner, C., Severi, E.
Large and prolonged food-borne multistate hepatitis A outbreak in europe associated with consumption of frozen berries, 2013 to 2014
Severi, E., Verhoef, L., Thornton, L., Guzman-Herrador, B.R., Faber, M., Sundqvist, L., Rimhanen-Finne, R., Roque-Afonso, A.M., Ngui, S.L., Allerberger, F., Baumann-Popczyk, A., Muller, L., Parmakova, K., Alfonsi, V., Tavoschi, L., Vennema, H., Fitzgerald, M., Myrmel, M., Gertler, M., Ederth, J., Kontio, M., Vanbockstael, C., Mandal, S., Sadkowska-Todys, M., Tosti, M.E., Schimmer, B., O’Gorman, J., Stene-Johansen, K., Wenzel, J.J., Jones, G., Balogun, K., Ciccaglione, A.R., O’Connor, L., Vold, L., Takkinen, J., Rizzo, C.