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

Public health guidance -

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

Public health guidance -

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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

Public health guidance -

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European Union Standards for Tuberculosis Care - 2017 update

Public health guidance -

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

Public health guidance -

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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

Risk assessment -

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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

Guidance for programmatic management of latent tuberculosis infection in the European Union/European Economic Area

Jan 2019

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Attributable deaths and disability-adjusted life-years caused by infections with antibiotic-resistant bacteria in the EU and the European Economic Area in 2015: a population-level modelling analysis

Jan 2019

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Antimicrobial use in European long-term care facilities: results from the third point prevalence survey of healthcare-associated infections and antimicrobial use, 2016 to 2017

Nov 2018

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Antimicrobial use in European acute care hospitals: results from the second point prevalence survey (PPS) of healthcare-associated infections and antimicrobial use, 2016 to 2017

Nov 2018

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European Union standard for tuberculosis care on treatment of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis following new World Health Organization recommendations

Nov 2018