ECDC Evidence Brief: Pre-exposure prophylaxis for HIV prevention in Europe and Central Asia
This evidence brief summarises key issues and priorities for action in Europe and Central Asia on PrEP. It is largely based on data collected in 2018 and 2019 by the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) to monitor implementation of the 2004 Dublin Declaration. The monitoring questionnaire was disseminated to the 53 countries that are part of the WHO European Region, plus Kosovo and Liechtenstein via an online survey.
Quantifying outcome misclassification in multi-database studies: The case study of pertussis in the ADVANCE project
Gini, R., Dodd, C.N., Bollaerts, K., Bartolini, C., Roberto, G., Huerta-Alvarez, C., Martín-Merino, E., Duarte-Salles, T., Picelli, G., Tramontan, L., Danieli, G., Correa, A., McGee, C., Becker, B.F.H., Switzer, C., Gandhi-Banga, S., Bauwens, J., van der Maas, N.A.T., Spiteri, G., Sdona, E., Weibel, D., Sturkenboom, M.
Estimation of the number of exposed people during highly pathogenic avian influenza virus outbreaks in EU/EEA countries, October 2016–September 2018
Adlhoch, C., Miteva, A., Zdravkova, A., Miškić, T., Kneževic, D., Perdikaris, S., Śmietanka, K., Świętoń, E., Kopriva, V., Chudý, M., Romero González, L.J., Moreno Gil, I., Wallén Norell, A., Verdonck, F.
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.
Developing a national strategy for the prevention and control of sexually transmitted infections
This report outlines suggested steps to develop, implement and coordinate a national STI strategy and action plan. It includes approaches to ensure the necessary stakeholder engagement for such strategies to succeed.
Hepatitis B and C among healthcare workers and patient groups at increased risk of iatrogenic transmission in the European Union/European Economic Area
Tavoschi, L., Mason, L., Petriti, U., Bunge, E., Veldhuijzen, I., Duffell, E.
Strong correlation between the rates of intrinsically antibiotic-resistant species and the rates of acquired resistance in Gram-negative species causing bacteraemia, EU/EEA, 2016
Jarlier, V., Diaz Högberg, L., Heuer, O.E., Campos, J., Eckmanns, T., Giske, C.G., Grundmann, H., Johnson, A.P., Kahlmeter, G., Monen, J., Pantosti, A., Rossolini, G.M., van de Sande-Bruinsma, N., Vatopoulos, A., Żabicka, D., Žemličková, H., Monnet, D.L., Simonsen, G.S., Ears-Net Participants
Vaccinations in prison settings: A systematic review to assess the situation in EU/EEA countries and in other high income countries
Madeddu, G., Vroling, H., Oordt-Speets, A., Babudieri, S., O'Moore, É., Noordegraaf, M.V., Monarca, R., Lopalco, P.L., Hedrich, D., Tavoschi, L.