Factsheet about seasonal influenza
Influenza is a contagious respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses that infect the nose, throat, and sometimes the lungs. It can cause mild to severe illness, and at times can lead to death. The best way to prevent flu is by getting a flu vaccine each year.
Targeted testing for viral hepatitis: Europe’s persistent public health challenge
Targeted testing is an essential element of any strategy to eliminate viral hepatitis across the countries in the European Union and European Economic Area. Some preliminary monitoring results on the response to hepatitis B and C presented around World Hepatitis Day show that diagnosing chronic infections is still a challenge in the EU/EEA.
Isoniazid (INH) mono-resistance and tuberculosis (TB) treatment success: Analysis of European surveillance data, 2002 to 2014
Karo, B., Kohlenberg, A., Hollo, V., Duarte, R., Fiebig, L., Jackson, S., Kearns, C., Ködmön, C., Korzeniewska-Kosela, M., Papaventsis, D., Solovic, I., van Soolingen, D., van der Werf, M.J.
Experience and lessons from surveillance and studies of the 2009 pandemic in Europe
Nicoll, A., Ammon, A., Amato, A., Ciancio, B., Zucs, P., Devaux, I., Plata, F., Mazick, A., Molbak, K., Asikainen, T., Kramarz, P.
A network strategy to advance public health in Europe
Semenza, J.C., Apfel, F., Rose, T., Giesecke, J.
Planning for uncertainty: A European approach to informing responses to the severity of influenza epidemics and pandemics
Studies needed to address public health challenges of the 2009 H1N1 influenza pandemic: Insights from modeling
van Kerkhove, M.D., Asikainen, T., Becker, N.G., Bjorge, S., Desenclos, J.-C., Santos, T.D., Fraser, C., Leung, G.M., Lipsitch, M., Longini, Jr., I.M., Mcbryde E.S., Roth, C.E., Shay, D.K., Smith, D.J., Wallinga, J., White, P.J., Ferguson, N.M., Riley, S.