Monthly measles and rubella monitoring report, December 2018
This monitoring report is based on measles and rubella data from The European Surveillance System (TESSy) for the period 1 November 2017 to 31 October 2018.
Crimean–Congo haemorrhagic fever - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2016
For 2016, two countries reported a total of six cases of Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever (CCHF). For the first time, Spain reported two confirmed autochthonous cases. Bulgaria reported the remaining four cases (CCHF is endemic in the Balkan region).
Ebola and Marburg fevers - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2016
For 2016, EU/EEA countries reported no cases of Ebola virus disease and Marburg haemorrhagic fever.
Rift Valley fever - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2016
For 2016, EU/EEA countries reported three travel-related cases of Rift Valley fever. All cases reported by EU/EEA countries between 2012 and 2016 were travel-related, with probable infection in Comoros, Egypt, Ghana, Mali or Uganda.
OECD highlights the progress made in laboratory systems in the EU/EEA since the implementation of EULabCap
The OECD report ‘Health at a Glance: Europe 2018’ summarises the EULabCap indicator results in the chapter on public health laboratory capacity to control infectious disease threats.
Influenza virus characterisation, Summary Europe, October 2018
This is the first report for the 2018–19 influenza season. As of week 44/2018, only 540 influenza detections across the WHO European Region have been reported.
Hepatitis B and C testing strategies in healthcare and community settings in the EU/EEA
The scope of this project was to provide an overview of different effective testing strategies for hepatitis B and C and their outcomes in the EU/EEA, covering all relevant population groups and settings.