Future directions for the European influenza reference laboratory network in influenza surveillance.
PMID: 26250071 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - August 10, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Goddard N, Rebelo-de-Andrade H, Meijer A, McCauley J, Daniels R, Zambon M Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

Job vacancy at the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control.
PMID: 26250072 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - August 10, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Eurosurveillance editorial team Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

Australian Hajj pilgrims' knowledge, attitude and perception about Ebola, November 2014 to February 2015.
Abstract Upon return from Hajj 2014, 150 Australian pilgrims were interviewed about their understanding of the Ebola epidemic. Most (89%, 134/150) knew of the epidemic before travelling and 60% (80/134) of those knew Ebola transmits through body fluids. Pilgrims who received pre-travel health advice were more conscious of Ebola (69% vs 31%, p = 0.01) and adhered better to hand hygiene after touching an ill person (68% vs 31%, p
Source: Euro Surveill - August 5, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Alqahtani AS, Wiley KE, Willaby HW, BinDhim NF, Tashani M, Heywood AE, Booy R, Rashid H Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

Successful methodology for large-scale surveillance of severe events following influenza vaccination in Canada, 2011 and 2012.
PMID: 26227369 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - August 3, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Bettinger JA, Rouleau I, Gariepy MC, Bowie WR, Valiquette L, Vanderkooi OG, Kellner JD, Coleman BL, McNeil SA, McCarthy A, De Serres G, Public Health Agency of Canada/Canadian Institutes for Health Research Influenza Research Network Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

Large and prolonged food-borne multistate hepatitis A outbreak in Europe associated with consumption of frozen berries, 2013 to 2014.
ontio M, Vanbockstael C, Mandal S, Sadkowska-Todys M, Tosti ME, Schimmer B, O Gorman J, Stene-Johansen K, Wenzel JJ, Jones G, Balogun K, Ciccaglione AR, O Connor L, Vold L, Takkinen J, Rizzo C PMID: 26227370 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - August 3, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Severi E, Verhoef L, Thornton L, Guzman-Herrador BR, Faber M, Sundqvist L, Rimhanen-Finne R, Roque-Afonso AM, Ngui SL, Allerberger F, Baumann-Popczyk A, Muller L, Parmakova K, Alfonsi V, Tavoschi L, Vennema H, Fitzgerald M, Myrmel M, Gertler M, Ederth J, Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

Food-borne diseases associated with frozen berries consumption: a historical perspective, European Union, 1983 to 2013.
PMID: 26227371 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - August 3, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Tavoschi L, Severi E, Niskanen T, Boelaert F, Rizzi V, Liebana E, Gomes Dias J, Nichols G, Takkinen J, Coulombier D Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

Authors correction for Euro Surveill. 2015;20(28).
[PubMed - as supplied by publisher] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - August 3, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Authors correction for Euro Surveill. 2015;20(28). Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

Authors correction for Euro Surveill. 2015;20(28).
[PubMed - as supplied by publisher] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - August 3, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Authors correction for Euro Surveill. 2015;20(28). Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

Early intervention in pertussis outbreak with high attack rate in cohort of adolescents with complete acellular pertussis vaccination in Valencia, Spain, April to May 2015.
PMID: 26212062 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - July 29, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Miguez Santiyan A, Ferrer Estrems R, Chover Lara JL, Alberola Enguidanos J, Nogueira Coito JM, Salazar Cifre A Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

Assessing the risk of observing multiple generations of Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS) cases given an imported case.
PMID: 26212063 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - July 29, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Nishiura H, Miyamatsu Y, Chowell G, Saitoh M Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

National point prevalence survey of healthcare-associated infections and antimicrobial use in French home care settings, May to June 2012.
PMID: 26212064 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - July 29, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Miliani K, Migueres B, Verjat-Trannoy D, Thiolet JM, Vaux S, Astagneau P, The French Prevalence Survey Study Group C Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

Authors correction for Euro Surveill. 2015;20(25).
[PubMed - in process] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - July 29, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Authors correction for Euro Surveill. 2015;20(25). Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

Erratum for Euro Surveill. 2015;20(16).
PMID: 26212066 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - July 29, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Eurosurveillance editorial team Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

Targeted vaccination of teenagers following continued rapid endemic expansion of a single meningococcal group W clone (sequence type 11 clonal complex), United Kingdom 2015.
PMID: 26212140 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - July 29, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Campbell H, Saliba V, Borrow R, Ramsay M, Ladhani SN Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

Evaluation of immunochromatography tests for detection of novel GII.17 norovirus in stool samples.
PMID: 26212141 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - July 29, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Khamrin P, Thongprachum A, Takanashi S, Okitsu S, Maneekarn N, Hayakawa S, Ushijima H Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

Design and application of a core genome multilocus sequence typing scheme for investigation of Legionnaires' disease incidents.
PMID: 26212142 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - July 29, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Moran-Gilad J, Prior K, Yakunin E, Harrison TG, Underwood A, Lazarovitch T, Valinsky L, Luck C, Krux F, Agmon V, Grotto I, Harmsen D Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

Improving national surveillance of Lyme neuroborreliosis in Denmark through electronic reporting of specific antibody index testing from 2010 to 2012.
PMID: 26212143 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - July 29, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Dessau RB, Espenhain L, Molbak K, Krause TG, Voldstedlund M Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

Estimating influenza vaccine effectiveness in Spain using sentinel surveillance data.
o V, Larrauri A, On Behalf Of The Spanish Influenza Sentinel Surveillance System C PMID: 26212144 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - July 29, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Jimenez-Jorge S, de Mateo S, Delgado-Sanz C, Pozo F, Casas I, Garcia-Cenoz M, Castilla J, Rodriguez C, Vega T, Quinones C, Martinez E, Vanrell JM, Gimenez J, Castrillejo D, Altzibar JM, Carril F, Ramos JM, Serrano MC, Martinez A, Torner N, Perez E, Gallar Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

Genetic analyses of GII.17 norovirus strains in diarrheal disease outbreaks from December 2014 to March 2015 in Japan reveal a novel polymerase sequence and amino acid substitutions in the capsid region.
PMID: 26159307 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - July 11, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Matsushima Y, Ishikawa M, Shimizu T, Komane A, Kasuo S, Shinohara M, Nagasawa K, Kimura H, Ryo A, Okabe N, Haga K, Doan YH, Katayama K, Shimizu H Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

Emergence of a novel GII.17 norovirus - End of the GII.4 era?
PMID: 26159308 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - July 11, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: de Graaf M, van Beek J, Vennema H, Podkolzin AT, Hewitt J, Bucardo F, Templeton K, Mans J, Nordgren J, Reuter G, Lynch M, Rasmussen LD, Iritani N, Chan MC, Martella V, Ambert-Balay K, Vinje J, White PA, Koopmans MP Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

Coincidental detection of the first outbreak of carbapenemase-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae colonisation in a primary care hospital, Finland, 2013.
PMID: 26159309 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - July 11, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Kanerva M, Skogberg K, Ryynanen K, Pahkamaki A, Jalava J, Ollgren J, Tarkka E, Lyytikainen O Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

Current prevalence of multidrug-resistant organisms in long-term care facilities in the Rhine-Main district, Germany, 2013.
PMID: 26159310 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - July 11, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Hogardt M, Proba P, Mischler D, Cuny C, Kempf VA, Heudorf U Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

Phylogenetic analysis of highly pathogenic avian influenza A(H5N8) virus outbreak strains provides evidence for four separate introductions and one between-poultry farm transmission in the Netherlands, November 2014.
PMID: 26159311 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - July 11, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Bouwstra RJ, Koch G, Heutink R, Harders F, van der Spek A, Elbers AR, Bossers A Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

In the national epidemiological bulletins - a selection from current issues.
PMID: 26159312 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - July 11, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Eurosurveillance editorial team Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

ECDC's latest publications.
PMID: 26159313 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - July 11, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Eurosurveillance editorial team Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

Expression of concern for Euro Surveill. 2015;20(25).
PMID: 26159314 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - July 11, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Eurosurveillance editorial team Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

Author s correction for Euro Surveill. 2015;20(25).
PMID: 26159315 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - July 11, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Eurosurveillance editorial team Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

Epidemiological investigation of MERS-CoV spread in a single hospital in South Korea, May to June 2015.
PMID: 26132766 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - July 3, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Park HY, Lee EJ, Ryu YW, Kim Y, Kim H, Lee H, Yi SJ Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

Preliminary epidemiological assessment of MERS-CoV outbreak in South Korea, May to June 2015.
PMID: 26132767 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - July 3, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Cowling BJ, Park M, Fang VJ, Wu P, Leung GM, Wu JT Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

The role of superspreading in Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) transmission.
PMID: 26132768 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - July 3, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Kucharski AJ, Althaus CL Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

Event-based surveillance of food- and waterborne diseases in Europe: urgent inquiries (outbreak alerts) during 2008 to 2013.
PMID: 26132769 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - July 3, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Gossner CM, de Jong B, Hoebe CJ, Coulombier D, European Food And Waterborne Diseases Study Group C Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

Influenza case definitions need to be fit for purpose.
PMID: 26132770 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - July 3, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Priest P, Kelly H Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

ECDC guidance on prevention of HIV and STIs suggests seven components for inclusion in national EU/EEA public health programmes.
Authors: PMID: 26132771 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - July 3, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

Erratum for Euro Surveill. 2014;19(34).
PMID: 26132772 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - July 3, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Eurosurveillance editorial team Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

Erratum for Euro Surveill. 2015;20(24).
PMID: 26132773 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - July 3, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Eurosurveillance editorial team Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

Imported case of MERS-CoV infection identified in China, May 2015: detection and lesson learned.
PMID: 26111235 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - June 28, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Wu J, Yi L, Zou L, Zhong H, Liang L, Song T, Song Y, Su J, Ke C Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

Emergence of a new GII.17 norovirus variant in patients with acute gastroenteritis in Jiangsu, China, September 2014 to March 2015.
PMID: 26111236 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - June 28, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Fu J, Ai J, Jin M, Jiang C, Zhang J, Shi C, Lin Q, Yuan Z, Qi X, Bao C, Tang F, Zhu Y Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

Detection of livestock-associated meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus CC398 in retail pork, United Kingdom, February 2015.
PMID: 26111237 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - June 28, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Hadjirin NF, Lay EM, Paterson GK, Harrison EM, Peacock SJ, Parkhill J, Zadoks RN, Holmes MA Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

Systematic review of fever, febrile convulsions and serious adverse events following administration of inactivated trivalent influenza vaccines in children.
PMID: 26111238 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - June 28, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Li-Kim-Moy J, Yin JK, Rashid H, Khandaker G, King C, Wood N, Macartney KK, Jones C, Booy R Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

Waterborne outbreaks in the Nordic countries, 1998 to 2012.
PMID: 26111239 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - June 28, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Guzman-Herrador B, Carlander A, Ethelberg S, Freiesleben de Blasio B, Kuusi M, Lund V, Lofdahl M, MacDonald E, Nichols G, Schonning C, Sudre B, Tronnberg L, Vold L, Semenza JC, Nygard K Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

Outbreak of psittacosis in a group of women exposed to Chlamydia psittaci-infected chickens.
PMID: 26111240 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - June 28, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Laroucau K, Aaziz R, Meurice L, Servas V, Chossat I, Royer H, de Barbeyrac B, Vaillant V, Moyen JL, Meziani F, Sachse K, Rolland P Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

Erratum for Euro Surveill. 2015;20(12).
Authors: PMID: 26111241 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - June 28, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

NDM-1- or OXA-48-producing Enterobacteriaceae colonising Polish tourists following a terrorist attack in Tunis, March 2015.
PMID: 26084313 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - June 20, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Izdebski R, Bojarska K, Baraniak A, Literacka E, Herda M, Żabicka D, Guzek A, Połgrabia M, Hryniewicz W, Gniadkowski M Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

Community-acquired infections due to Staphylococcus argenteus lineage isolates harbouring the Panton-Valentine leucocidin, France, 2014.
PMID: 26084314 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - June 20, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Dupieux C, Blonde R, Bouchiat C, Meugnier H, Bes M, Laurent S, Vandenesch F, Laurent F, Tristan A Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

Application in Europe of a urine-based rapid diagnostic test for confirmation of Schistosoma mansoni infection in migrants from endemic areas.
PMID: 26084315 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - June 20, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Becker SL, Marti H, Zimmermann S, Vidacek D, Herrmann M, Utzinger J, Schnabel PA, Bohle RM Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

Zika virus infection in a traveller returning to Europe from Brazil, March 2015.
PMID: 26084316 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - June 20, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Zammarchi L, Tappe D, Fortuna C, Remoli ME, Gunther S, Venturi G, Bartoloni A, Schmidt-Chanasit J Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

EU publishes call for proposals for projects under third health programme 2015 work plan.
PMID: 26084317 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - June 20, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Eurosurveillance editorial team Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

Outbreak of invasive pneumococcal disease at a Belfast shipyard in men exposed to welding fumes, Northern Ireland, April-May 2015: preliminary report.
PMID: 26062559 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - June 15, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Patterson L, Irvine N, Wilson A, Doherty L, Loughrey A, Jessop L Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

A prolonged outbreak of invasive meningococcal disease in an extended Irish Traveller family across three Health Service Executive (HSE) areas in Ireland, 2010 to 2013.
PMID: 26062560 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - June 15, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: O Connor L, Ward M, Bennett D, Mulhall R, O Lorcain P, Cunney R, McDermott R, Neville E, Heslin J, FitzGerald R, Meyler K, Conlon M, Clarke A, Corcoran B, Fitzpatrick G, O Connor B, Flanagan P, O Flanagan D, Cotter S Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research

Genomic analyses of Francisella tularensis strains confirm disease transmission from drinking water sources, Turkey, 2008, 2009 and 2012.
PMID: 26062561 [PubMed - in process] (Source: Euro Surveill)
Source: Euro Surveill - June 15, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Karadenizli A, Forsman M, Şimşek H, Taner M, Ohrman C, Myrtennas K, Larkeryd A, Johansson A, Ozdemir L, Sjodin A Tags: Euro Surveill Source Type: research