Hepatitis E in the EU/EEA, 2005-2015
The purpose of this study was to assess current testing, diagnosis, and surveillance for HEV in EU/EEA Member States, and to conduct a baseline assessment of available epidemiological data.
Presentation: Situation overview on hepatitis E in the EU/EEA Member States
Hepatitis E is one of the most common causes of acute hepatitis in the EU/EEA but currently not notifiable at EU level. This presentation summarises ECDC's work on the topic and survey results on hepatitis E on 2005 to 2015 data.
Options for national testing and surveillance for hepatitis E virus in the EU/EEA - Operational guidance
This operational guidance, developed by ECDC in collaboration with its hepatitis E virus (HEV) expert group, offers options on the implementation or adjustment of HEV surveillance at a national level.
Hepatitis E virus: Assessment of the epidemiological situation in humans in Europe, 2014/15
Adlhoch, C., Avellon, A., Baylis, S.A., Ciccaglione, A.R., Couturier, E., de Sousa, R., Epstein, J., Ethelberg, S., Faber, M., Feher, A., Ijaz, S., Lange, H., Mandakova, Z., Mellou, K., Mozalevskis, A., Rimhanen-Finne, R., Rizzi, V., Said, B., Sundqvist, L., Thornton, L, Tosti, M.E., van Pelt, W., Aspinall, E., Domanovic, D., Severi, E., Takkinen, J., Dalton, H.R.
Hepatitis E virus infection in Europe: Surveillance and descriptive epidemiology of confirmed cases, 2005 to 2015
Aspinall, E.J., Couturier, E., Faber, M., Said, B., Ijaz, S., Tavoschi, L., Takkinen, J., Adlhoch, C.