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Eurosurveillance, Volume 19, Issue 9, 06 March 2014
Miscellaneous
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. 2014;19(9):pii=20724. Available online: http://www.eurosurveillance.org/ViewArticle.aspx?ArticleId=20724

Blood-borne infections

Acute and chronic hepatitis C 2013
EPI-NEWS 7/8, 2014
19 February 2014, Denmark
http://www.ssi.dk/English/News/EPI-NEWS/2014/No%207-8%20-%202014.aspx


Healthcare-associated infections and antibiotic resistance

Surveillance of infection in hospitals and nursing homes
Infectieziekten Bulletin 2014; 25(2)
25 February 2014, the Netherlands
http://www.rivm.nl/dsresource?objectid=rivmp:239634&type=org&disposition=inline&ns_nc=1

Voluntary surveillance of Clostridium difficile, England, Wales and Northern
Ireland: 2013
Health Protection Report; 8(7)
21 February 2014, United Kingdom
http://www.hpa.org.uk/hpr/archives/2014/hpr0714.pdf

Infection control practices of home care nurses in the department of Seine and Marne, France, 2012
Bulletin épidémiologique hebdomadaire 6/2014
18 February 2014, France
http://www.invs.sante.fr/beh/2014/6/pdf/2014_6_2.pdf

A cluster of MRSA among residents of a retirement and nursing home in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
Epidemiologisches Bulletin 7, 2014
17 February 2014, Germany
https://www.rki.de/DE/Content/Infekt/EpidBull/Archiv/2014/Ausgaben/07_14.pdf?__blob=publicationFile


Food- and waterborne diseases

Gastro-intestinal and foodborne infections: Incidence of viral and protozoal infections reported to HPS in 2013
HPS Weekly Report 2014;48(9)
5 March 2014, Scotland
http://www.hps.scot.nhs.uk/documents/ewr/pdf2014/1409.pdf

Human botulism in France, 2010-2012
Bulletin épidémiologique hebdomadaire 6/2014
18 February 2014, France
http://www.invs.sante.fr/beh/2014/6/pdf/2014_6_1.pdf


Zoonoses

Scope of the psittacosis-problem in humans: the importance of reliable diagnostics
Infectieziekten Bulletin 2014; 25(2)
25 February 2014, the Netherlands
http://www.rivm.nl/dsresource?objectid=rivmp:239669&type=org&disposition=inline&ns_nc=1


Vaccine-preventable diseases

Meningococcal disease in Ireland 2005-2013 – can determinants of increased risk be identified?
Epi-Insight 2014;15(3)
March 2014, Ireland
http://ndsc.newsweaver.ie/epiinsight/1ve2g7aqzps?a=2&p=45266465&t=17517804

Measles in Copenhagen
EPI-NEWS 7/8, 2014
19 February 2014, Denmark
http://www.ssi.dk/English/News/EPI-NEWS/2014/No%207-8%20-%202014.aspx

UK measles cases in travellers returning from the Philippines
Health Protection Report; 8(5/6)
7, 14 February 2014, United Kingdom
http://www.hpa.org.uk/hpr/archives/2014/hpr05-0614.pdf

Laboratory confirmed pertussis in England: data to end-December 2013
Health Protection Report; 8(5/6)
7, 14 February 2014, United Kingdom
http://www.hpa.org.uk/hpr/archives/2014/hpr05-0614.pdf

New cases of measles in Sweden
Folkhälsomyndighetens nyhetsbrev , 7/2014
13 February 2014, Sweden
http://www.folkhalsomyndigheten.se/nyheter-och-press/nyhetsarkiv/2014/februari/nya-fall-av-massling-i-sverige/

Three doses of HPV vaccine best against genital warts
Folkhälsomyndighetens nyhetsbrev , 7/2014
13 February 2014, Sweden
http://www.folkhalsomyndigheten.se/nyheter-och-press/nyhetsarkiv/2014/februari/nya-fall-av-massling-i-sverige/


Respiratory infections

Occurrence of convulsive syncope (unconsciousness) in the context of a influenza infection in a 14-year-old boy
Epidemiologisches Bulletin 7, 2014
10 February 2014, Germany
https://www.rki.de/DE/Content/Infekt/EpidBull/Archiv/2014/Ausgaben/06_14.pdf?__blob=publicationFile



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