Rapid Risk Assessment: Human cases of Q fever and ‘fresh cell therapy’ in Germany, 16 October 2015
Threats and outbreaks
ECDC risk assessments, epidemiological updates and weekly threat reports, related to Q fever cases and outbreaks
Surveillance and disease data
Cases are reported all year round, with an increase between April and July, and a peak in May. Small outbreaks still occur in Europe where areas with affected sheep and goat herds are considered at risk.
Disease programmes and networks
Q fever in humans and farm animals in four European countries, 1982 to 2010