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Selected Papers 2015

Ruppitsch W, Prager R, Halbedel S, Hyden P, Pietzka A, Huhulescu S, Lohr D, Schönberger K, Aichinger E, Hauri AM, Stark K, Vygen S, Tietze E, Allerberger F, Wilking H (2015): Ongoing outbreak of invasive listeriosis, Germany, 2012 to 2015
Euro Surveill. 20 (50): pii=30094.

Salmon M, Schumacher D, Stark K, Höhle M (2015): Bayesian outbreak detection in the presence of reporting delays
Biom. J. 57 (6): 1051-1067. Epub Aug 6. doi: 10.1002/bimj.201400159.

Faber M, Schink SB, Mayer-Scholl A, Ziesch C, Schönfelder R, Wichmann-Schauer H, Stark K, Nöckler K (2015): Outbreak of Trichinellosis due to wild boar meat and evaluation of the effectiveness of post exposure prophylaxis, Germany, 2013
Clin. Infect. Dis. 60 (12): e98-e104. Epub Mar 13. doi: 10.1093/cid/civ199.

Preußel K, Milde-Busch A, Schmich P, Wetzstein M, Stark K, Werber D (2015): Risk factors for sporadic non-pregnancy associated listeriosis in Germany – immunocompromised patients and frequently consumed ready-to-eat products
PLoS One 10 (11): e0142986. Epub Nov 23. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0142986.

Gertler M, Dürr M, Renner P, Poppert S, Askar M, Breidenbach J, Frank C, Preußel K, Schielke A, Werber D, Chalmers R, Robinson G, Feuerpfeil I, Tannich E, Gröger C, Stark K, Wilking H (2015): Outbreak of cryptosporidium hominis following river flooding in the city of Halle (Saale), Germany, August 2013
BMC Infect. Dis. 15 (88): 1–10. Epub Feb 22. doi: 10.1186/s12879-015-0807-1.

Gossner CM, de Jong B, Hoebe CJ, Coulombier D; European Food and Waterborne Diseases Study Group (for Germany Bernard H, Frank C, Werber D, Rabsch W) (2015): Event-based surveillance of food- and waterborne diseases in Europe: ‘urgent inquiries’ (outbreak alerts) during 2008 to 2013
Euro Surveill. 20 (25): pii=21166.

Beermann S, Rexroth U, Kirchner M, Kuehne A, Vygen S, Gilsdorf A (2015): Asylsuchende und Gesundheit in Deutschland: Überblick über epidemiologisch relevante Infektionskrankheiten
Dtsch. Arztebl. 112 (42): A-1717 / B-1423 / C-1395.

Sane J, MacDonald E, Vold L et al.; on behalf of the International Outbreak Investigation Team (for Germany/RKI Gertler M, Faber M, Frank C) (2015): Multistate foodborne hepatitis A outbreak among European tourists returning from Egypt – need for reinforced vaccination recommendations, November 2012 to April 2013
Euro Surveill. 20 (4): pii=21018.

Schielke A, Ibrahim V, Czogiel I, Faber M et al. (2015): Hepatitis E virus antibody prevalence in hunters from a district in Central Germany, 2013: a cross-sectional study providing evidence for the benefit of protective gloves during disembowelling of wild boars
BMC Infect. Dis. 15: 440. Epub Oct 22. doi: 10.1186/s12879-015-1199-y.

Severi E, Verhoef L, Thornton L, Guzman-Herrador BR, Faber M, Sundqvist L, Rimhanen-Finne R, Roque-Afonso AM, Ngui SL, Allerberger F, Baumann-Popczyk A, Muller L, Parmakova K, Alfonsi V, Tavoschi L, Vennema H, Fitzgerald M, Myrmel M, Gertler M et al. (2015): Large and prolonged food-borne multistate hepatitis A outbreak in Europe associated with consumption of frozen berries, 2013 to 2014
Euro Surveill. 20 (29): pii=21192.

Wilking H, Fingerle V, Klier C, Thamm M, Stark K (2015): Antibodies against Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato among adults, Germany, 2008–2011
Emerg. Infect. Dis. 21 (1): 107–110. Epub 2014 Dec 4. doi: 10.3201/eid2101.140009.

Alt K, Simon S, Helmeke C, Kohlstock C, Prager R, Tietze E, Rabsch W, Karagiannis I, Werber D, Frank C, Fruth A (2015): Outbreak of uncommon O4 non-agglutinating Salmonella Typhimurium linked to minced pork, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany, January to April 2013
PLoS One 10 (6): e0128349. Epub Jun 1. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0128349.