Tuberculosis in Europe: from passive control to active elimination – high- and low-incidence countries
This four-page evidence brief provides an overview of tuberculosis control and elimination efforts in the EU/EEA, with a particular focus on the epidemiological differences between high- and low-incidence countries.
Assessing the burden of key infectious diseases affecting migrant populations in the EU/EEA
21 May 2014 - This report presents the main findings of an ECDC project to assess the burden of infectious diseases among migrants in the EU/EEA based on available data for specific diseases: human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), tuberculosis (TB), hepatitis B, hepatitis C, gonorrhoea, syphilis, measles and rubella, malaria and Chagas disease.
Assessing the burden of key infectious diseases affecting migrant populations in the EU/EEA: Executive summary
21 May 2014 -
Healthcare system factors influencing treatment results of patients with multidrug-resistant tuberculosis
18 Mar 2014 - Qualitative research was carried out in four EU countries to try to identify the factors of a healthcare system that are key to achieving good treatment results for patients with multidrug-resistant tuberculosis.