European Vaccination Portal
Visit the European Vaccination Portal to get objective, up-to-date information on vaccines and vaccination.Read more
Disease data from ECDC Surveillance Atlas
Get the latest surveillance data on Pertussis from EU and EEA countries through the Surveillance Atlas of Infectious Diseases.Get the data
Quantifying outcome misclassification in multi-database studies: The case study of pertussis in the ADVANCE project
Children Immunization App (CIMA) among Syrian refugees in Zaatari Camp, Jordan: Protocol for a cluster randomized controlled pilot trial intervention study
Why we need more collaboration in Europe to enhance post-marketing surveillance of vaccines
Pertussis, also known as whooping cough, is a highly contagious acute respiratory infection, caused by the bacterium Bordetella pertussis.
Threats and outbreaks
Disease threats and outbreaks reports; Communicable disease threats report, Risk assessments.
ECDC promotes the performance of external quality assessment (EQA) schemes, in which laboratories are sent simulated clinical specimens or bacterial isolates for testing by routine or reference laboratory methods.