1998

Surveillance of tuberculosis in the WHO European Region 1995-1996

D. Antoine1, V. Schwoebel 1, J. Veen 2, M. Raviglione3, H.L. Rieder4 and the national coordinators for tuberculosis surveillance in 50 countries* of the WHO European Region 1. European Centre for the Epidemiological Monitoring of AIDS, Saint Maurice, France. 2. Royal Netherlands Tuberculosis Association, the Hague, the Netherlands. 3. Surveillance, Epidemiology and Respiratory Health Unit, […]

Upsurge of hepatitis A in the Netherlands – early 1998

F. Termorshuizen and M.J.W. van de Laar Department of Infectious Diseases Epidemiology, National Institute of Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, the Netherlands Far more cases of hepatitis A were identified in the Netherlands in the first five months of 1998 than in the same period of 1997 (1). In order to investigate the reasons […]

ESEN : a comparison of vaccination programmes Part two : pertussis

Daniel Lévy-Bruhl (coordinator), RNSP/CIDEF, France Richard Pebody, NPHI/EPIET, Finland Irene Veldhuijzen, RIVM, Netherlands, Marta Valenciano, RNSP/EPIET, France Kate Osborne (ESEN Project Coordinator), CDSC, England and Wales from data provided, on behalf of the ESEN project, by: Anne-Marie Plesner, SSI, Denmark Mary Ramsay, CDSC, England and Wales Wolfgang Vettermann / Doris Altmann, RKI, Germany Stefania Salmaso, […]

ESEN : a comparison of vaccination programmes Part one: diphtheria

Daniel Lévy-Bruhl (co-ordinator), RNSP/CIDEF, France Richard Pebody, NPHI/EPIET, Finland Irene Veldhuijzen, RIVM, Netherlands, Marta Valenciano, RNSP/EPIET, France Kate Osborne (ESEN Project Co-ordinator), CDSC, England & Wales from data provided, on behalf of the ESEN project, by : Anne-Marie Plesner, SSI, Denmark Mary Ramsay, CDSC, England and Wales Wolfgang Vettermann / Doris Altmann, RKI, Germany Stefania […]

Epidemiology of Mycoplasma pneumoniae infections in Poland : 28 years of surveillance in Warsaw 1970-1997

W. Rastawicki, S. Kaluzewski, M. Jagielski, R. Gierczyski Department of Bacteriology, National Institute of Hygiene, Warsaw, Poland Introduction Mycoplasma pneumoniae is a common cause of lower respiratory tract disease in humans, particularly among older children, adolescents, and young adults. Infections are endemic in cities and epidemic increases are observed at intervals of 4 to 7 […]

ESEN: a comparison of vaccination programmes – Part three : measles mumps and rubella

Daniel Lévy-Bruhl (coordinator), RNSP/CIDEF, France Richard Pebody, NPHI/EPIET, Finland Irene Veldhuijzen, RIVM, Netherlands, Marta Valenciano, RNSP/EPIET, France Kate Osborne (ESEN project coordinator), CDSC, England and Wales from data provided, on behalf of the ESEN project, by : Martine Le Quellec Nathan, DGS / Nicole Guérin, CIDEF, France Richard Pebody, NPHI, Finland Anne-Marie Plesner, SSI, Denmark […]

Descriptive epidemiology of exanthems in the Rotterdam region January 1997 to June 1998

O. Ronveaux 1,2, A. Bosman3, R. Reintjes 2,3, M. Conyn-van Spaendonck2 1. European Programme for Intervention Epidemiology Training (EPIET, a programme funded by DGV of Commission of European Communities). 2. Department of Infectious Diseases Epidemiology, National Institute of Public Health and the Environment (RIVM, The Netherlands). 3. Public Health Service (GGD), Rotterdam, The Netherlands. IntroductionThe […]

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