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Eurosurveillance Editions 2008,  Volume 13:
Dec: 18 | 11 | 04 |
Nov: 27 | 20 | 13 | 06 |
Oct: 30 | 23 | 16 | 09 | 02 |
Sep: 25 | 18 | 11 | 04 |
Aug: 28 | 21 | 14 | 07 |
Jul: 31 | 24 | 17 | 10 | 03 |
Jun: 26 | 19 | 12 | 05 |
May: 29 | 22 | 15 | 08 |
Apr: 30 | 24 | 17 | 10 | 03 |
Mar: 27 | 18 | 13 | 06 |
Feb: 28 | 21 | 14 | 07 |
Jan: 31 | 24 | 17 | 10 | 03 |

Eurosurveillance Quarterly Releases 2008,  Volume 13:
  Issue 10-12, October - December 2008
  Issue 7-9, July - September 2008
  Issue 4-6, April - June 2008
  Issue 1-3, January - March 2008

In this issue:
We look at the long-term situation regarding tick-borne encephalitis in Europe, and an editorial highlights a number of challenges and remaining questions related to this disease.


Eurosurveillance, Volume 13, Issue 17, 24 April 2008

Table of Contents

Editorials

Tick-borne encephalitis: rounding out the picture
What is now known as tick-borne encephalitis (TBE) was first recognised as a distinct disease entity in 1931 in Europe by H. Schneider and described as 'meningitis serosa epidemica' of unknown etiolog(...)
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Rapid communications

Probable cases of Crimean-Congo-haemorrhagic fever in Bulgaria: a preliminary report
Between 20 January and 10 April 2008, six probable Crimean-Congo-haemorrhagic fever (CCHF) cases were reported in the municipality of Gotse Delchev, in Blagoevgrad district.
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An increase in reported cases of haemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome in Slovenia in early 2008
Haemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome (HFRS) is an acute zoonotic viral disease, caused by hantaviruses. Hantaviruses infect rodents worldwide. They are transmitted to humans by aerosol from rodent e(...)
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Web-based questionnaires – a tool used in a campylobacter outbreak investigation in Stockholm, Sweden, October 2007
Campylobacteriosis is the most common reported bacterial gastrointestinal disease in Sweden. Food-borne outbreaks of campylobacteriosis in Sweden are rather rare except for, usually rather small, fami(...)
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Surveillance and outbreak reports

A survey on cases of tick-borne encephalitis in European countries
The European Network for Diagnostics of “Imported” Viral Diseases (ENIVD) is finalising a project to improve the diagnostic and monitoring of encephalitis viruses in Europe. Part of this study was to (...)
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Perspectives

The measles situation in Austria: a rapid risk assessment by an ECDC team and the outcome of an international meeting in Vienna, Austria
For the last three years, Austria has been considered a low-moderate incidence country (< 1/100,000/year) for measles - the last significant outbreak of the disease occurred in 2003, involving 64 case(...)
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News

Eurosurveillance launches a new website
As of this week, Eurosurveillance has a new website. The radical change in the lay-out of the journal follows the merging of the two previous electronic editions in January 2008.
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Miscellaneous

Job vacancies at the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control

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