Increase of cases of Legionnaires’ disease in EU travellers returning from Dubai, October−December 2016
This report assesses the increase in travel-associated Legionnaires’ disease among returning EU travellers from Dubai, during October−December 2016.
Type E botulism associated with fish product consumption – Germany and Spain, 21 December 2016
This document assesses the risk to human health posed by a multi-country incident of botulism neurotoxin type E, possibly associated with consumption of a commercially-available dried and salted fish product.
Rapid risk assessment: Hepatitis A outbreaks in the EU/EEA mostly affecting men who have sex with men, 20 December 2016
This rapid risk assessment looks at the ongoing transmission of hepatitis A virus infection mainly affecting men who have sex with men in EU/EEA countries.
Increase in Salmonella Stourbridge infections in Germany during 2016 – 16 December 2016
This rapid risk assessment looks at the reported increase in the number of Salmonella Stourbridge cases in Germany and other EU countries during the second half of 2016.
Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in migrants, multi-country cluster, first update 19 Dec 2016
This rapid risk assessment looks at the detection of an international cluster involving 16 cases of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in asylum seekers.
The European Union summary report on trends and sources of zoonoses, zoonotic agents and food-borne outbreaks in 2015
This report of EFSA and the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control presents the results of the zoonoses monitoring activities carried out in 2015 in 32 European countries.
Communicable disease threats report, 11-17 December 2016, week 50
This issue of the ECDC Communicable Disease Threats Report (CDTR) covers the period 11-17 December 2016 and includes updates on Zika virus and influenza.