ECDC publishes new annual epidemiological reports and risk assessments

16 April 2019

Article: 53/1504

The European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) has published two annual epidemiological reports and two new rapid risk assessments.

The epidemiological reports (using 2017 data) are:

• dengue fever
• shiga toxin/verocytotoxin-producing Escherichia coli (STEC/VTEC) infection

 The new rapid risk assessments are:

• Cyclone Idai - risk of communicable diseases in southern africa
• zika virus transmission worldwide

Source: ECDC, April 2019