How communities can collaborate with institutions during public health emergencies: Case studies focusing on tick-borne diseases
Focusing on two recent public health emergencies related to tick-borne diseases in two EU countries, ECDC experts investigated the public health response and specifically the involvement of the communities.
Health emergency preparedness for imported cases of high-consequence infectious diseases
To support countries in the European Union/European Economic Area (EU/EEA) in their review of preparedness system planning, ECDC launches an operational checklist for health emergency preparedness for imported cases of high consequence infectious diseases.
European survey on laboratory preparedness, response and diagnostic capacity for crimean-congo haemorrhagic fever, 2012
Fernandez-Garcia, M.D., Negredo, A., Papa, A., Donoso-Mantke, O., Niedrig, M., Zeller, H., Tenorio, A., Franco, L., Aberle, S., van Esbroeck, M., Christova, I., Markotic, A., Kurolt, I.-C., Zelena, H., Golovljova, I., Pannetier, D., Charrel, R., Schmidt-Chanasit, J., Wolfel, R., Papa, A., Capobianchi, M.R., Jakupi, X., Storozenko, J., Griskevicius, A., Bosevska, G., Muscat, C., Schutten, M., Dudman, S., Alves, M.J., Ceianu, C., Platonov, A., Bozovic, B., Klempa, B., Avsic, T., Tenorio, A., Lundkvist, A., Cherpillod, P., Korukluoglu, G., Brown, D., Brooks, T.
Synergies in community and institutional public health emergency preparedness for tick-borne diseases in Spain
The present report is concerned with the events in Spain surrounding two cases of infection with Crimean-Congo Haemorrhagic Fever (CCHF) virus that emerged in the Autonomous Community of Castilla y León in August 2016.
Synergies in community and institutional public health emergency preparedness for tick-borne diseases in the Netherlands
The present report is concerned with the emerging infection of tick-borne encephalitis in the Netherlands — the two first endemic cases occurring in July 2016 — in the larger context of a widespread and increasing incidence of lyme borreliosis.
Synergies in community and institutional public health emergency preparedness for tick-borne diseases in Spain and the Netherlands
ECDC has initiated a case study project to investigate the synergies between communities affected by serious public health threats and the institutions.