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Eurosurveillance, Volume 17, Issue 48, 29 November 2012
In the national epidemiological bulletins - a selection from current issues

Citation style for this article: In the national epidemiological bulletins - a selection from current issues. Euro Surveill. 2012;17(48):pii=20324. Available online:

Healthcare-associated infections and antibiotic resistance

Pyogenic and non-pyogenic streptococcal bacteraemia, England, Wales and Northern Ireland: 2011
Health Protection Report 2012;6(46)
16 November 2012, United Kingdom

Special issue – Surveillance of antimicrobial use and resistance
Bulletin épidémiologique hebdomadaire 42-43/2012
13 November 2012, France

Case report of the finding of multiresistant Klebsiella pneumoniae isolates in a patient
Epidemiologisches Bulletin 45/2012
12 November 2012, Germany

The annual MRSA report, 2011
EPI-NYT 47, 2012
November, 2012 Denmark

Food- and waterborne diseases

Effective measures stopped outbreak of vancomycin-resistant enterococci
Nyhetsbrev 2012; 53
22 November 2012, Sweden

Enteric fever surveillance quarterly report (England, Wales and Northern Ireland) – third quarter 2012
Health Protection Report 2012;6(45)
9 November 2012, United Kingdom

Gastro-intestinal and foodborne infections
HPS Weekly Report 2012;46(45)
7 November 2012, Scotland

Legionnaires’ disease in England and Wales, 2011
Health Protection Report 2012;6(44)
2 November 2012, United Kingdom

Outbreak of VTEC O157 September-October 2012
EPI-NYT 47, 2012
November, 2012 Denmark

Increase in number of waterborne VTEC outbreaks reported in 2012
Epi-Insight 2012;13(11)
November 2012, Ireland

Evaluation of the screening and vaccination of contacts of hepatitis B carriers
Infectieziekten Bulletin 2012; 9(23)
November 2012, the Netherlands

Laboratory tests for quality assurance of drinking water
HCDCP e-bulletin 20/2012
October 2012, Greece

Respiratory infections

Legionellosis in Italy. Annual report 2011
Not Ist Super Sanità. 2012;25(10)
October 2012, Italy

Sexually transmitted diseases

HIV infection and AIDS in Scotland: Quarterly report to 30 September 2012 (ANSWER)
HPS Weekly Report 2012;46(48)
28 November 2012, Scotland

Estimates of the prevalence and incidence of HIV infection in Germany as of end 2012
Epidemiologisches Bulletin 47/2012
26 November 2012, Germany 

The annual HIV and AIDS report 2011
EPI-NYT 48, 2012
November, 2012 Denmark

Surveillance of sexually transmitted infections based on a network of laboratories: activity over 39 months
Not Ist Super Sanità. 2012;25(10)
October 2012, Italy

Vaccine-preventable diseases

Laboratory confirmed cases of measles, mumps and rubella (England and Wales): July to September 2012
Health Protection Report 2012;6(46)
16 November 2012, United Kingdom

Varicella outbreak in a nursery and primary school, Catania 2011
Bollettino Epidemiologico Nazionale. 2012;24(10)
October 2012, Italy

HPV vaccination in Flanders - Results of the first vaccination year 2010-2011
Vlaamse Infectieziektebulletin Nr. 2012/3
July-September 2012, Belgium


Mass treatment with novel drug at a large outbreak of scabies in a nursing facility, Duisburg, Germany
Epidemiologisches Bulletin 46/2012
19 November 2012, Germany

Travel Health: Summary of yellow fever vaccinations given in Scotland: 2011
HPS Weekly Report 2012;46(46)
14 November 2012, Scotland

Epidemiology of rotavirus disease in Germany from 2001 to 2011
Epidemiologisches Bulletin 44/2012
5 November 2012, Germany

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