Scientific advice on tuberculosis

Find the various ECDC scientific advice reports and peer reviewed publications below. ECDC’s ReasearchGate page lists the latest peer-reviewed publications co-authored by ECDC TB experts Marieke van der Werf, Csaba Ködmön, Hanna Merk and Senia Rosales Klintz.

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Programmatic management of latent tuberculosis infection in the European Union

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Guidance in brief: Prevention and control of blood-borne viruses in prison settings

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Public health guidance on prevention and control of blood-borne viruses in prison settings

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Public health guidance on active case finding of communicable diseases in prison settings

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Systematic review on the diagnosis, treatment, care and prevention of tuberculosis in prison settings

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Programmatic management of latent tuberculosis infection in the European Union

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European Union Standards for Tuberculosis Care - 2017 update

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Guidance in brief: Prevention and control of blood-borne viruses in prison settings

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Public health guidance on prevention and control of blood-borne viruses in prison settings

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Public health guidance on active case finding of communicable diseases in prison settings

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Expert Opinion on the introduction of new drugs for tuberculosis control in the EU/EEA

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Interventions in vulnerable groups are the key to eliminating tuberculosis in Europe

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Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in migrants, multi-country cluster - 3rd update, 13 April 2017

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Rapid risk assessment: multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in migrants, multi-country cluster - 2nd update, 27 March 2017

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Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in migrants, multi-country cluster, first update 19 Dec 2016

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Rapid risk assessment: Extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis – multi-country cluster, Romania, 21 October 2016

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Risk assessment guidelines for infectious diseases transmitted on aircraft (RAGIDA) – Tuberculosis

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Peer-Reviewed Publication

Vaccinations in prison settings: A systematic review to assess the situation in EU/EEA countries and in other high income countries

Aug 2019

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Health crisis in Venezuela: Status of communicable diseases and implications for the European union and European economic area, may 2019

May 2019

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Resistance proportions for eight priority antibiotic-bacterium combinations in OECD, EU/EEA and G20 countries 2000 to 2030: a modelling study

May 2019

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Whole-genome sequencing as tool for investigating international tuberculosis outbreaks: A systematic review

Apr 2019

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Role and value of whole genome sequencing in studying tuberculosis transmission

Apr 2019