Communicable disease threats report, 21-27 June 2020, week 26
This issue of the ECDC Communicable Disease Threats Report (CDTR) covers the period 21-27 June 2020 and includes updates on Ebola virus disease, West Nile virus, monitoring environmental suitability of Vibrio growth in the Baltic Sea, COVID-19 associated with SARS-CoV-2 and cholera.
- Democratic Republic of the Congo
- Ebola haemorrhagic fever
- Ebola outbreak - Equateur province, DRC
- Ebola outbreak - North Kivu, Ituri, DRC
- Ebola outbreak - West Africa
- Public health threat
- West Nile virus infection
Communicable Disease Threats Report, 19-25 January 2020, week 4
This issue of the ECDC Communicable Disease Threats Report (CDTR) covers the period 19-25 January 2020 and includes updates on Ebola virus disease, cluster of pneumonia cases associated with novel coronavirus, cholera, seasonal influenza and polio.
Challenges and opportunities in disease forecasting in outbreak settings: A case study of measles in Lola Prefecture, Guinea
Graham, M., Suk, J.E., Takahashi, S., Jessica Metcalf, C., Paez Jimenez, A., Prikazsky, V., Ferrari, M.J., Lessler, J.
Field investigation with real-time virus genetic characterisation support of a cluster of Ebola virus disease cases in Dubréka, Guinea, April to june 2015
Pini, A., Zomahoun, D., Duraffour, S., Derrough, T., Charles, M., Quick, J., Loman, N., Cowley, L., Leno, M., Ouedraogo, N., Thiam, O., Hernández-Romieu, A., Iko, A., Keita, H., Konate, D., Soumah, A.A., Bouchouar, E., Ileka-Priouzeau, S., Keita, S., Diallo, B., Cisse, F., Jansa, J., Carroll, M., Günther, S., Severi, E., Formenty, P.
Tutorial on the safe use of personal protective equipment
This tutorial aims to provide trainers with practical information on different options for the use of personal protective equipment (PPE) in healthcare settings in Europe
Epidemiological update: New Ebola cluster in Guinea, 22 March 2016
A new Ebola cluster has been announced in Guinea, just after Sierra Leone was declared free of the virus, and West Africa was declared to be Ebola-free.
Epidemiological update: Outbreak of Ebola virus disease in West Africa , 23 November 2015
On 20 November 2015, the Liberian Ministry of Health and Social Welfare reported three confirmed cases of Ebola virus disease.