Systematic review on the incubation and infectiousness/shedding period of communicable diseases in children
Illnesses caused by infectious diseases are common in children in schools or other childcare settings. Currently there is no common EU approach to the control of communicable diseases in schools or other childcare settings, and existing information is uncertain.
Rapid risk assessment: Public health risks related to communicable diseases during the 2018 Hajj, Saudi Arabia, 19–24 August 2018
This document assesses the potential risk of outbreaks/transmission of communicable diseases during the 2018 Hajj.
Communication toolkit on gastrointestinal diseases: How to support infection prevention in schools
This toolkit aims to support infection prevention in schools, with a focus on gastrointestinal diseases, by assisting EU/EEA countries in their communication initiatives for disease prevention in school settings.
Epidemiological investigation of a foodborne outbreak in Spain associated with U.S. West Coast genotypes of Vibrio parahaemolyticus
Martinez-Urtaza, J., Powell, A., Jansa, J., Rey, J.L.C., Montero, O.P., Campello, M.G., López, M.J.Z., Pousa, A., Valles, M.J.F., Trinanes, J., Hervio-Heath, D., Keay, W., Bayley, A., Hartnell, R., Baker-Austin, C.
Raw grated beetroot linked to several outbreaks of sudden-onset gastrointestinal illness, Finland 2010.
Jacks, A., Toikkanen, S., Pihlajasaari, A., Johansson, T., Hakkinen, M., Hemminki, K., Hokkanen, P., Käpyaho, A., Kärnä, A., Valkola, K., Niskanen, T., Takkinen, J., Kuusi, M., Rimhanen-Finne, R.