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Update on the ebola virus outbreak

Phasing-out of the temporary vaccination programme
Continuous reporting of vancomycin-resistant enterococci at the SSI's website

Outbreak of enterovirus D68 among children in the US and Canada and occurrence in Denmark

Hepatitis A 2013
World AIDS Day 2014

Uptake in the temporary HPV vaccination programme for females born in 1985-1992
European HIV Testing Week 21-28 November 2014 – Talk HIV. Test HIV.

Patient safety incidents in the childhood vaccination programme
European Antibiotic Awareness Day 2014 and national Danish antibiotic campaign

Invasive pneumococcal disease and PCV coverage 2013

Legionella pneumonia 2013
New hepatitis A vaccine from the SSI

DANMAP 2013: Antimicrobial consumption and resistance
SSI vaccines expected to be included again in the childhood vaccination programme as from 1 January 2015

Meningococcal disease 2013
Purulent meningitis 2013

Suggestions for pneumococcal vaccination outside the childhood vaccination programme
Tularaemia (rabbit fever) after tick bites in Denmark

Influenza vaccination 2014/2015
Specimen medium for submission of specimens for influenza surveillance

Advice concerning vaccination reminder letters
HIV 2013

Chlamydia 2013

Gonorrhoea 2013
Measles on Bornholm and in the Capital Region of Denmark
Listeria outbreak
Pilgrimages to Mecca
Weekly report on individually notifiable diseases and selected laboratory diagnosed infections will no longer be published

Syphilis 2013
Hospital departments and rehabilitation centres can now order hepatitis B vaccines

Ebola outbreak in West Africa
New vaccine for meningococcal disease of group B
Vaccine Day at the SSI on 23 September 2014
Vaccine against shingles now available

Amendment of the HPV vaccination programme for 12- and 13-year-old girls

Recommended vaccinations for foreign travel

Malaria 2013 and updated recommendations for malaria prophylaxis
Legionnaires' disease associated with travelling abroad and notified to the EU's Centre for Disease Prevention and Control, ECDC, 2003-2013

Influenza season 2013/2014
Advice concerning reminder letters

MRSA CC398 epidemiology in Denmark

MRSA 2013

Hepatitis B, HIV and syphilis screening of pregnant women, 2013

Occurrence of Fusobacterium necrophorum in Denmark, 2010-2013

Reminder concerning lacking childhood vaccinations

Increase in the number of reported MERS-CoV infections, April 2014
Boold donor screening 2013

Listeriosis 2006-2013
Conclusion of hepatitis B vaccination in the temporary childhood vaccination programme
Shift of polio vaccine for revaccination at 5 years of age

Vancomycin-resistant enterococci
Psittacosis 2013

European Immunisation Week
Outbreak of ebola virus disease in West Africa

Whooping cough 2013
Whooping cough in children below 2 years of age

Individually notified diseases 2013

Zoonotic intestinal infections 2013
Measles outbreak in East Zealand

Salmonella infections 2013

Diarrhoeagenic E. Coli 2000-2012
Prevention of hepatitis A - advice and guidance collected in a new guideline

Avian influenza in humans

Acute and chronic hepatitis C 2013
Measles in Copenhagen

Rabies 2013

Acute and chronic hepatitis B 2012 and 2013

Tuberculosis 2012
European training programme to become a field epidemiologist (EPIET) or a field microbiologist (EUPHEM)

Vaccination in the temporary vaccination programme

Infectious diseases 2013
HPV vaccination under the childhood vaccination programme and for women born in the 1993-1997 period
Temporary vaccine change in the childhood vaccination programme


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