Chronic hepatitis B infections on the rise since 2008
In 2017, the majority (58%) of the almost 27 000 newly reported hepatitis B cases in the European Union and European Economic Area were classified as chronic infections. This follows a consistent upward trend in reported chronic hepatitis B cases since 2008.
Marking European Testing Week: ECDC issues integrated hepatitis and HIV testing Guidance
To mark European Testing Week from 23 to 30 November 2018, ECDC publishes its new Guidance on integrated viral hepatitis and HIV testing.
A systematic review on models of care effectiveness and barriers to Hepatitis C treatment in prison settings in the EU/EEA
Vroling, H., Oordt-Speets, A.M., Madeddu, G., Babudieri, S., Monarca, R., O'Moore, E., Vonk Noordegraaf-Schouten, M., Wolff, H., Montanari, M., Hedrich, D., Tavoschi, L.
World Hepatitis Day 2018
On the occasion of World Hepatitis Day, ECDC launched online prevalence database for hepatitis B and C which included data mainly based on peer-reviewed cross sectional studies from 2006 onwards.
Travel-associated hepatitis A in Europe, 2009 to 2015
Beauté, J., Westrell, T., Schmid, D., Müller, L., Epstein, J., Kontio, M., Couturier, E., Faber, M., Mellou, K., Borg, M.-L., Friesema, I., Vold, L., Severi, E.
The effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of screening for active tuberculosis among migrants in the EU/EEA: A systematic review
Greenaway, C., Pareek, M., Abou, C.-N.C., Walji, M., Makarenko, I., Alabdulkarim, B., Hogan, C., McConnell, T., Scarfo, B., Christensen, R., Tran, A., Rowbotham, N., Noori, T., van der Werf, M.J., Pottie, K., Matteelli, A., Zenner, D., Morton, R.L.
Hepatitis B/C in the countries of the EU/EEA: A systematic review of the prevalence among at-risk groups
Falla, A.M., Hofstraat, S.H.I., Duffell, E., Hahné, S.J.M., Tavoschi, L., Veldhuijzen, I.K.
Impact of hepatitis B vaccination on acute hepatitis B epidemiology in European Union/European Economic Area countries, 2006 to 2014
Miglietta, A., Quinten, C., Lopalco, P.L., Duffell, E.
Estimating the scale of chronic hepatitis C virus infection in the EU/EEA: A focus on migrants from anti-HCV endemic countries
Falla, A.M., Ahmad, A.A., Duffell, E., Noori, T., Veldhuijzen, I.K.