Invasive bacterial diseases - Annual Epidemiological Report 2014 [2012 data]
This report presents the epidemiological situation for vaccine-preventable diseases – invasive bacterial diseases (invasive Haemophilus influenzae, meningococcal and pneumococcal disease) as of 2012 and describes the statistical and epidemiological methods used.
Vaccine-preventable diseases - Annual epidemiological report 2014 [2012 data]
The Annual Epidemiological Report 2014 gives an overview of the epidemiology of communicable diseases of public health significance in Europe, drawn from surveillance information on the 52 communicable diseases and health issues for which surveillance is mandatory in the European Union and European Economic Area countries.
Epidemiology of invasive Haemophilus influenzae disease, Europe, 2007–2014
Whittaker, R., Economopoulou, A., Dias, J.G., Bancroft, E., Ramliden, M., Celentano, L.P., French Research Group on Epidemiology of Human Spongiform Encephalopathies
Narcolepsy in association with pandemic influenza vaccination – a multi-country European epidemiological investigation
This report summarises the results from two epidemiological studies conducted by the Vaccine Adverse Event Surveillance and Communication (VAESCO) Consortium undertaken in eight European Union (EU)/European Economic Area (EEA) countries in order to investigate a possible association between an unexpected increase in narcolepsy cases following the use of influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 vaccines. Narcolepsy is an underdiagnosed disease of widely unknown etiology.
Influenza epidemiology and immunization during pregnancy: Final report of a World Health Organization working group
Fell, D.B., Azziz-Baumgartner, E., Baker, M.G., Batra, M., Beauté, J., Beutels, P., Bhat, N., Bhutta, Z.A., Cohen, C., De Mucio, B., Gessner, B.D., Gravett, M.G., Katz, M.A., Knight, M., Lee, V.J., Loeb, M., Luteijn, J.M., Marshall, H., Nair, H., Pottie, K., Salam, R.A., Savitz, D.A., Serruya, S.J., Skidmore, B., Ortiz, J.R.
PRECEPT: An evidence assessment framework for infectious disease epidemiology, prevention and control
Harder, T., Takla, A., Eckmanns, T., Ellis, S., Forland, F., James, R., Meerpohl, J.J., Morgan, A., Rehfuess, E., Schünemann, H., Zuiderent-Jerak, T., De Carvalho Gomes, H., Wichmann, O.