The burden of multidrug-resistant (MDR) and extensively drug-resistant (XDR) TB
This infographic shows the burden in the EU of multidrug-resistant (MDR) and extensively drug-resistant (XDR) TB based on data from the 2014 surveillance report
Tuberculosis - Annual Epidemiological Report, 2016 [2014 data]
In 2014, 58 008 cases of TB were reported in 29 EU/EEA countries (Table 1). As in previous years, three countries (Poland, Romania and the United Kingdom) accounted for approximately 50% of all reported cases, with Romania alone accounting for 27%.
Drug resistance among tuberculosis cases in the European Union and European economic area, 2007 to 2012
Van Der Werf M.J., Ködmön, C., Hollo, V., Sandgren, A., Zucs, P.
Molecular surveillance of multi- and extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis transmission in the European Union from 2003 to 2011
De Beer, J.L., Ködmön, C., van der Werf, MJ., van Ingen, J., van Soolingen, D., the ECDC MDR-TB molecular surveillance project participants
The impact of HIV infection on treatment outcome of tuberculosis: analysis of surveillance data from nine European countries, 2010-2012
Karo, B., Krause, G., Hollo, V., van der Werf, M. J., Castell, S., Hamouda, O., Haas, W.