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Eurosurveillance, Volume 21, Issue 1, 07 January 2016
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Eurosurveillance editorial team: In the national epidemiological bulletins – a selection from current issues

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Citation style for this article: Eurosurveillance editorial team. In the national epidemiological bulletins – a selection from current issues. Euro Surveill. 2016;21(1):pii=30103. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.2807/1560-7917.ES.2016.21.1.30103


Food- and waterborne diseases

Hepatitis E is now a notifiable disease 

Epi-Insight 2016;17(1)

January 2016, Ireland

http://ndsc.newsweaver.ie/epiinsight/hul3etmc1n7?a=2&p=49675790&t=17517804

Sharp increase in campylobacter infections

Folkhälsomyndigheten website

16 December 2015, Sweden

http://www.folkhalsomyndigheten.se/nyheter-och-press/nyhetsarkiv/2015/december/kraftig-okning-av-campylobacterinfektion-utreds/

Healthcare-associated infections and antibiotic resistance

Uncommon pathogens involved in bacteraemia: England, Wales and Northern Ireland, 2010-2014

Health Protection Report; 9(45)

18 December 2015, United Kingdom

https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/488952/hpr4515.pdf

Surveillance of Proteus, Morganella and Providencia species causing bacteraemia in England, Wales and Northern Ireland: 2014

Health Protection Report; 9(45)

18 December 2015, United Kingdom

https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/488952/hpr4515.pdf

Respiratory diseases

Slight increase in flu vaccine uptake in persons aged 65 years and older 

Epi-Insight 2016;17(1)

January 2016, Ireland

http://ndsc.newsweaver.ie/epiinsight/6xiy5gxfmnk?a=2&p=49675790&t=17517804

Influenza and other acute upper respiratory tract infections, week 53 2015, Latvia

Epidemiologijas Bileteni

December 2015, Latvia

www.spkc.gov.lv/file_download/2857/Gripa_AAEI_2015_53_ned.pdf

Group A streptococcal infections: first report on activity during the 2015/16 season

Health Protection Report; 9(45)

18 December 2015, United Kingdom

https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/488952/hpr4515.pdf

Sexually transmitted diseases

Another sharp increase in syphilis cases among MSM in Germany in 2014

Epidemiologisches Bulletin 49, 2015

7 December 2015, Germany

https://www.rki.de/DE/Content/Infekt/EpidBull/Archiv/2015/Ausgaben/49_15.pdf?__blob=publicationFile

Zoonoses and vector-borne diseases

Special issue: Ebola

Infectieziekten Bulletin 2015; 26(9-10)

December 2015, the Netherlands

http://www.rivm.nl/dsresource?type=pdf&disposition=inline&objectid=rivmp:294505&versionid=&subobjectname=

Vaccine-preventable diseases

Measles, mumps, rubella and whooping cough illness and routine childhood vaccine uptake

HPS Weekly Report, 2016;50(1)

5 January 2016, Scotland

http://www.hps.scot.nhs.uk/documents/ewr/pdf2016/1601.pdf

Shingles (Herpes zoster) vaccine uptake for 2014/15

HPS Weekly Report, 2016;50(1)

5 January 2016, Scotland

http://www.hps.scot.nhs.uk/documents/ewr/pdf2016/1601.pdf

Polio Prevention - progress in Ireland but international challenges remain 

Epi-Insight 2016;17(1)

January 2016, Ireland

http://ndsc.newsweaver.ie/epiinsight/1nanjf2w5cs?a=2&p=49675790&t=17517804

Laboratory confirmed cases of pertussis reported to the enhanced pertussis surveillance programme in England during July to September 2015 (Q3)

Health Protection Report; 9(45)

18 December 2015, United Kingdom

https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/488952/hpr4515.pdf

Quarterly vaccination coverage statistics for children aged up to five years in the UK (COVER programme): July to September 2015

Health Protection Report; 9(45)

18 December 2015, United Kingdom

https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/488952/hpr4515.pdf

Laboratory confirmed reports of invasive meningococcal disease in England: July to September 2015

Health Protection Report; 9(45)

18 December 2015, United Kingdom

https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/488952/hpr4515.pdf

Free HPV vaccination for women born in the 1993-1997 period will be discontinued as from end of 2015

EPI-NEWS 50, 2015

9 December 2015, Denmark

http://www.ssi.dk/pdf.ashx?title=No-50---2015---EPI-NEWS&url=http%3a%2f%2fwww.ssi.dk%2fEnglish%2fNews%2fEPI-NEWS%2f2015%2fNo+50+-+2015.aspx%3fpdf%3d1

Booster vaccination against polio - updated recommendations for travel to certain countries

EPI-NEWS 50, 2015

9 December 2015, Denmark

http://www.ssi.dk/pdf.ashx?title=No-50---2015---EPI-NEWS&url=http%3a%2f%2fwww.ssi.dk%2fEnglish%2fNews%2fEPI-NEWS%2f2015%2fNo+50+-+2015.aspx%3fpdf%3d1




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