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Eurosurveillance, Volume 18, Issue 26, 27 June 2013
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. 2013;18(26):pii=20513. Available online: http://www.eurosurveillance.org/ViewArticle.aspx?ArticleId=20513

Healthcare-associated infections and antibiotic resistance

Severe cases of Clostridium difficile infection: surveillance data from 2011 and 2012
Epidemiologisches Bulletin 25/2013
24 June 2013, Germany
https://www.rki.de/DE/Content/Infekt/EpidBull/Archiv/2013/Ausgaben/25_13.pdf?__blob=publicationFile

MRSA screening in psychiatric hospitals
Epidemiologisches Bulletin 23/2013
10 June 2013, Germany
https://www.rki.de/DE/Content/Infekt/EpidBull/Archiv/2013/Ausgaben/23_13.pdf?__blob=publicationFile

Food- and waterborne diseases

VTEC and HUS in Scotland, 2012: enhanced surveillance, reference laboratory and clinical reporting data
HPS Weekly Report 2013;47(26)
26 June 2013, Scotland
http://www.hps.scot.nhs.uk/documents/ewr/pdf2013/1326.pdf

Gastro-intestinal and foodborne infections: Overseas outbreaks of infectious intestinal disease
HPS Weekly Report 2013;47(25)
19 June 2013, Scotland
http://www.hps.scot.nhs.uk/documents/ewr/pdf2013/1325.pdf

Outdrawn season for winter vomiting disease, Sweden 2012-13
Nyhetsbrev 2013; 77
13 June 2013, Sweden
http://www.smi.se/publikationer/veckorapporter/norovirusrapporter/ar-2013/calicivirusrapport-vecka-23-35-95/

Risk factors for secondary transmission of Shigella infections in households: implications for current prevention
Infectieziekten Bulletin 2013; 6(24)
June  2013, the Netherlands
http://www.rivm.nl/dsresource?objectid=rivmp:210466&type=org&disposition=inline&ns_nc=1

Respiratory infections

Influenza season 2012-13
EPI-NYT 23, 2013
5 June 2013, Denmark
http://www.ssi.dk/Aktuelt/Nyhedsbreve/EPI-NYT/2013/Uge%2023%20-%202013.aspx

Respiratory bacteria quarterly report Quarter one: 1 January to 31 March 2013
HPS Weekly Report 2013;47(23)
5 June 2013, Scotland
http://www.hps.scot.nhs.uk/documents/ewr/pdf2013/1323.pdf

Sexually transmitted diseases

Syphilis in Scotland 2012: update
HPS Weekly Report 2013;47(26)
26 June 2013, Scotland
http://www.hps.scot.nhs.uk/documents/ewr/pdf2013/1326.pdf

Many young infected with Chlamydia trachomatis 2012
Nyhetsbrev 2013; 78
20 June 2013, Sweden
http://smi.se/statistik/klamydiainfektion/?t=com&p=21197

HIV infection and AIDS-related illnesses in Germany 2012
Epidemiologisches Bulletin 24/2013
17 June 2013, Germany
https://www.rki.de/DE/Content/Infekt/EpidBull/Archiv/2013/Ausgaben/24_13.pdf?__blob=publicationFile

Gonorrhoea on the increase and becoming more difficult to treat
Nyhetsbrev 2013; 77
13 June 2013, Sweden
http://smi.se/statistik/gonorre/?t=com&p=21189

Vaccine-preventable diseases

Increasing number of mumps cases, Denmark 2013
EPI-NYT 24, 2013
12 June 2013, Denmark
http://www.ssi.dk/Aktuelt/Nyhedsbreve/EPI-NYT/2013/Uge%2024%20-%202013.aspx

Malaria– 68 cases of imported malaria in Denmark 2012
EPI-NYT 24, 2013
12 June 2013, Denmark
http://www.ssi.dk/Aktuelt/Nyhedsbreve/EPI-NYT/2013/Uge%2024%20-%202013.aspx

Measles cases in England: update to end-April 2013
Health Protection Report; 7(23)
7 June 2013, United Kingdom
http://www.hpa.org.uk/hpr/archives/2013/news2313.htm#msls04

Confirmed pertussis (England and Wales), data to end-March 2013
Health Protection Report; 7(18-22)
3-31 May 2013, United Kingdom
http://www.hpa.org.uk/hpr/archives/2013/hpr18-2213.pdf

Tetanus in England and Wales, 2012
Health Protection Report; 7(18-22)
3-31 May 2013, United Kingdom
http://www.hpa.org.uk/hpr/archives/2013/hpr18-2213.pdf

Invasive meningococcal infections (England and Wales), annual report for 2011/12
Health Protection Report; 7(18-22)
3-31 May 2013, United Kingdom
http://www.hpa.org.uk/hpr/archives/2013/hpr18-2213.pdf

Zoonoses and vector-borne diseases

Neuroborreliosis, Denmark 2011-12
EPI-NYT 25, 2013
19 June 2013, Denmark
http://www.ssi.dk/Aktuelt/Nyhedsbreve/EPI-NYT/2013/Uge%2025%20-%202013.aspx

Tick-borne encephalitis, Denmark 2011-12
EPI-NYT 25, 2013
19 June 2013, Denmark
http://www.ssi.dk/Aktuelt/Nyhedsbreve/EPI-NYT/2013/Uge%2025%20-%202013.aspx

Q fever cluster in Friesland
Infectieziekten Bulletin 2013; 6(24)
June  2013, the Netherlands
http://www.rivm.nl/dsresource?objectid=rivmp:210463&type=org&disposition=inline&ns_nc=1

Unusually high number of Tularaemia cases in the North of Sweden in 2012
Nyhetsbrev 2013; 76
30 May 2013, Sweden
http://www.smittskyddsinstitutet.se/statistik/harpest/?t=com&p=22403

Common animal associated infections quarterly report (England and Wales) – first quarter 2013
Health Protection Report; 7(18-22)
3-31 May 2013, United Kingdom
http://www.hpa.org.uk/hpr/archives/2013/hpr18-2213.pdf



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