Monthly measles and rubella monitoring report, April, 2017
ECDC publishes a monthly surveillance report on measles and rubella data submitted by the 30 EU/EEA countries. ECDC also monitors European and worldwide measles outbreaks through epidemic intelligence and reports on them on a monthly basis in the Communicable Disease Threat Reports.
Rapid Outbreak Assessment: Multi-country outbreak of new Salmonella enterica 11:z41:e,n,z15 infections associated with sesame seeds, 14 June 2017
An outbreak of a new serovar of Salmonella enterica subspecies enterica affected 47 individuals in five European Union countries between March 2016 and May 2017.
Legionnaires’ disease in Europe, 2015
For 2015, 7 034 cases of Legionnaires’ disease were reported by 28 EU Member States, plus Iceland and Norway. This report is based on surveillance data collected for 2015.
Vaccine-preventable diseases and immunisation: Core competencies
This report outlines the development of a competency framework covering key knowledge, skills and attitudes critical for the prevention and control of vaccine-preventable diseases and immunisation.
Communicable disease threats report, 4 June - 10 June 2017, week 23
This issue of the ECDC Communicable Disease Threats Report (CDTR) covers the period 4 June - 10 June 2017 and includes updates on hepatitis A, measles, Ebola virus disease, MERS, influenza A(H7N9), yellow fever, Legionnaires' disease and West Nile fever.
Healthcare-associated infections acquired in intensive care units - Annual Epidemiological Report 2016 [2014 data]
In 2014, 6 995 (8%) of patients staying in an intensive care unit (ICU) for more than two days presented with at least one ICU-acquired healthcare-associated infection (HAI) under surveillance.