HIV and AIDS - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2016
In 2016, 29 444 people were newly diagnosed with HIV in the 31 countries of the EU/EEA, which equals a rate of 5.7 cases per 100 000 population
Escherichia coli and Staphylococcus aureus: Bad news and good news from the European Antimicrobial Resistance Surveillance Network (EARS-Net, formerly EARSS), 2002 to 2009
Gagliotti, C., Balode A., Baquero, F., Degener, J., Grundmann, H., Gur, D., Jarlier, V., Kahlmeter, G., Monen, J., Monnet, D.L., Rossolini, G.M., Suetens, C., Weist, K., Heuer, O.
Factsheet about measles
Measles is an acute illness caused by morbillivirus. The disease is transmitted via airborne respiratory droplets, or by direct contact with nasal and throat secretions of infected individuals.
Strategies for disease-specific programmes 2010–2013
This document sets out the strategic priorities for all six ECDC disease-specific programmes from 2010 to 2013 based on a short description of the epidemiological background, context in which ECDC works on that specific disease or disease group, and defined gaps that require action at the European Union (EU) level.
Disease factsheet about rubella
Rubella is a mild febrile rash illness caused by rubella virus. It is transmitted from person to person via droplets (the virus is present in throat secretions). It affects mainly, but not only, children and when pregnant women are infected, it may result in malformation of the foetus. Humans are the only reservoir of infection.
Strengthening the Reporting of Molecular Epidemiology for Infectious Diseases (STROME-ID): An extension of the STROBE statement
Field, N., Cohen, T., Struelens, M.J., Palm, D., Cookson, B., Glynn, J.R., Gallo, V., Ramsay, M., Sonnenberg, P., MacCannell, D., Charlett, A., Egger, M., Green, J., Vineis, P., Abubakar, I.
Influenza epidemiology and immunization during pregnancy: Final report of a World Health Organization working group
Fell, D.B., Azziz-Baumgartner, E., Baker, M.G., Batra, M., Beauté, J., Beutels, P., Bhat, N., Bhutta, Z.A., Cohen, C., De Mucio, B., Gessner, B.D., Gravett, M.G., Katz, M.A., Knight, M., Lee, V.J., Loeb, M., Luteijn, J.M., Marshall, H., Nair, H., Pottie, K., Salam, R.A., Savitz, D.A., Serruya, S.J., Skidmore, B., Ortiz, J.R.
Influenza serological studies to inform public health action: Best practices to optimise timing, quality and reporting
Laurie, K.L., Huston, P., Riley, S., Katz, J., M., Willison, D., J., Tam, J.S., Mounts, A., W., Hoschler, K., Miller, E., Vemaele, K., Broberg, E., van Kerkhove, M.D., Nicoll, A.