ECDC publish report on communicable disease threats to public health in the EU

04 December 2018

Article: 52/4807

The European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) has published its annual epidemiological report concerning communicable disease threats to public health in the European Union (EU)

The report covers the events, threats and actions taken in 2017 related to the findings of routine activities carried out by the ECDC epidemic intelligence team. The objective of epidemic intelligence at ECDC is to rapidly detect and assess public health events of any origin to ensure EU health security.

Source: ECDC, 28 November 2018