BULLETIN OF EPIDEMIOLOGY AND MICROBIOLOGY
10. February 2009
THE BULLETIN OF CENTRE FOR EPIDEMIOLOGY AND MICROBIOLOGY is issued monthly by the National Institute of Public Health (NIPH), Prague, Czech Republic. It is the continuation of the Bulletin of Centre for Epidemiology and Microbiology published in 1992 – 2007 and The Bulletin of Epidemiology and Microbiology published 2008–2010.
The BULLETIN OF CENTRE FOR EPIDEMIOLOGY AND MICROBIOLOGY is published in Czech with English summaries and relevant table headings.
ISSN 1804 –8668 (print version);
ISSN 1804 –8676 (web version – 6 months later after print)
THE BULLETIN OF CENTRE FOR EPIDEMIOLOGY AND MICROBIOLOGY provides information on the epidemiological situation in the Czech Republic based on the national reporting system of infectious diseases EPIDAT and comments of public health professionals. THE BULLETIN OF CENTRE FOR MICROBIOLOGY AND EPIDEMIOLOGY also presents topical contributions of NIPH epidemiologists and microbiologists, experts from both intramural and extramural national reference laboratories and other specialists in epidemiology and microbiology. Latest public health news from the Czech Republic and other countries of the world, particularly that from the ECDC, is featured. Upcoming events in postgraduate education organized by the NIPH are advertised.
Petr Petráš, M.A., Ph.D. (editor in chief), Barbora Macková, M.D. (deputy editor in chief), Jitka Částková, M.D., Ph.D., Assoc. Prof. Bohumír Kříž, M.D., Ph.D., Pavla Křížová, M.D., Ph.D, Jan Kynčl, M.D., Ph.D., Marek Malý, M.A., Ph.D., Jan Urban, M.Sc, Ph.D.
Language consultant: Eva Kodytková, M.Sc.
Graphics: Eva Říhová
Printing and distribution: TIGIS, Private Limited Company
Webmaster: Vladislav Jakubů, M.Sc.