Reviewing estimates of the basic reproduction number for dengue, Zika and chikungunya across global climate zones
Liu Y., Lillepold K., Semenza J.C., Tozan Y., Quam M.B.M., Rocklöv J.
Checklist for hospitals preparing for the reception and care of coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) patients
This document supports the public health preparedness planning for hospitals with regard to novel coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).
This checklist is based on the current knowledge of the COVID-19 outbreak and the evidence available.
ECDC will update this checklist should new relevant information become available.
COVID-19: ECDC updates case definition for EU surveillance
Following the rapid increase of coronavirus cases in Italy, ECDC continuously assesses the impact that those local clusters have on the overall risk of further spread in the EU/EEA. In addition, the Centre supports the Member States in their COVID-19 preparedness and response efforts.
Algorithm for the management of contacts of probable or confirmed COVID-19 cases
This algorithm shows the main actions for contacts of probable or confirmed COVID-19 cases. Implementation may be modified depending on the risk assessment for individual cases and their contacts by public health authorities.
Public health management of persons, including health care workers, having had contact with COVID-19 cases in the European Union
This document aims to provide guidance for EU/EEA public health authorities on the management of persons, including healthcare workers, who had contact with COVID-19 cases.
Tuberculosis - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2017
Thirty-one EU/EEA countries reported 55 337 TB cases, 10.7 per 100 000 population.
Threat assessment brief: Outbreak of novel coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19): Situation in Italy
Outbreak of novel coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19): Situation in Italy
Video: ECDC statement on the situation in Italy - 23.02.2020
ECDC statement on the rapid increase of COVID-19 cases in Italy by the ECDC Director Andrea Ammon.: In the last 24 hours, the Italian Ministry of Health confirmed an increasing number of COVID-19 cases, including two deaths, clustered in two regions in Northern Italy as well as single cases in other regions in Northern Italy.