Epidemiological update A(H7N9) influenza, 6 February 2014
In March 2013, Chinese authorities announced the identification of a novel reassortant A(H7N9) influenza virus in patients in eastern China. Since then, human cases have continued to be reported, and as of 7 February 2014 (Figure 1), there have been 308 laboratory-confirmed cases: Zhejiang (122), Guangdong (54), Shanghai (42), Jiangsu (36), Fujian (19), Hunan (7), Jiangxi (5), Henan (4), Anhui (4) ,Beijing (3), Shandong (2), Hebei (1), Guangxi (2), Guizhou (1), Hong Kong (4) and Taiwan (2). In addition, the virus has been detected in one asymptomatic case in Beijing.
Epidemiological update: increase in reporting of human cases of A(H5N1) influenza, Egypt, 9 April 2015
Epidemiological update: increase in reporting of human cases of A(H5N1) influenza, Egypt
Threats and outbreaks of zoonotic influenza diseases
Disease threats and outbreaks reports; Communicable disease threats report, Risk assessments.
Experiences from the shiga toxin-producing escherichia coli O104:H4 outbreak in Germany and research needs in the field, Berlin, 28-29 November 2011
Stark, K., Bauerfeind, R., Bernard, H., Eckmanns, T., Ethelberg, S., Flieger, A., Giesecke, J., Greiner, M., Karch, H., Krause, G., Mielke, M., O'Brien, S.J., Pulz, M., Scheutz, F., Schielke, A., Stahl, R.A., Takkinen, J., Tarr, P.I., Tauxe, R.V., Werber, D.
Food-borne infections: Study of outbreaks - The key to the source [Lebensmittelbedingte infektionen: Untersuchung von Ausbrüchen - der Schlüssel zur Quelle]
International outbreak investigation of Salmonella Heidelberg associated with in-flight catering
Rebolledo, J., Garvey, P., Ryan, A., O'Donnell, J., Cormican, M., Jackson, S., Cloak, F., Cullen, L., Swaan, C.M., Schimmer, B., Appels, R.W., Nygard, K., Finley, R., Sreenivasan, N., Lenglet, A., Gossner, C., McKeown, P.