Travel Associated Illness


TitleTypeLevel of evidenceSourcePublishedReview
Department of Health information on West Nile VirusWeb directoryEvidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)
Health risk information sheet - VaccinesFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
Health risk information sheet - Travellers' DiarrhoeaFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
Travel Health Disease MapPublic leafletUnspecifiedBBC Travel Health
Health risk information sheet - SchistosomiasisFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
Department of Health information on RabiesWeb directoryEvidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)
Health risk information sheet - Rickettsial DiseaseFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
Health risk information sheet - PoliomyelitisFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
Health risk information sheet - LegionellosisFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
European Working Group for Legionella Infection (EWGLI)Web directoryEvidence cited
Professional opinion
European Working Group for Legionella Infection (EWGLI)
Health risk information sheet - LeishmaniasisFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
Health risk information sheet - Lyme diseaseFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
Department of Health information on Lyme diseaseWeb directoryEvidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)
British Lyme Disease FoundationWeb directoryEvidence cited
Professional opinion
British Lyme Disease Foundation
General Information about MarburgPublic leafletProfessional opinionExotic Diseases Resources Associates (EDRA)
Health risk information sheet - Meningococcal meningitisFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
DengueNet, via WHOSurveillance dataEvidence citedWorld Health Organization (WHO)
Health risk information sheet - Japanese Encephalitis FactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
Health risk information sheet - MalariaFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
Health risk information sheet - TetanusFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
Health risk information sheet - TrypanosomiasisFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
Identification of Escherichia coli O157 (BSOP ID22)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)28/09/2010
Identification of Enterobacteriaceae (BSOP ID16)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)28/09/2010
Bird Flu - Avian influenzaPublic leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHS Direct Online14/10/2009
Revised Avian Influenza Guidance and Algorithms.Best practice
Factsheet
Web directory
Professional opinion
Unspecified
Health Protection Agency (HPA)21/01/2009
EHIC and health advice for travellersWebpageEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Department of Health (DH)24/01/2008
Identification of Campylobacter species (BSOP ID23)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)21/11/2007
Malaria Prevention GuidelinesBest practice
Care guideline
Web directory
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)26/10/2007
Identification of Pasteurella species and morphologically similar bacteria (BSOP ID 13)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)17/09/2007
Identification of Bacillus species (BSOP ID 9)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)14/09/2007
Traveler's Health: Yellow Book Health Information for International Travel 2008Care guideline
Web directory
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)01/07/2007
Epidemiological data - LegionellaSurveillance dataProfessional opinionHealth Protection Agency (HPA)30/05/2007
Diseases: Malaria: Prevention, Pregnant Women, Public InfoFactsheetEvidence citedCenters for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)26/01/2007
Hepatitis A Factsheet, FAQs and RecommendationsFactsheetEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)08/12/2006
Giardia lamblia Disease FactsPublic leafletEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)27/10/2006
Advice and Guidelines on LegionellaCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)15/09/2006
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - MalariaPublic leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online15/03/2006
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - GiardiasisPublic leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online14/03/2006
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - Yellow Fever (a tropical infectious disease)Public leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online07/11/2005
NHS Primary Care Question Answering Service - What is a recognised means of diagnosing Lyme Disease? Review
Other
Evidence citedTRIP07/09/2005
General Information on Yellow FeverFactsheetProfessional opinionNetdoctor01/08/2005
Epidemiological data - PolioSurveillance dataN/AHealth Protection Agency (HPA)14/07/2005
eMedicine - Lyme diseaseFactsheet
Review
Evidence citedeMedicine Textbook14/07/2005
Immunizations - travel vaccinationsCare guidelineEvidence citedPRODIGY Knowledge01/07/2005
Frequently asked questions about Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS)Public leafletEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)22/06/2005
Delivering travel health services: RCN guidance for nursing staff Best practiceEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Royal College of Nursing (RCN)01/06/2005
CDC webpage on Rocky Mountain Spotted FeverWeb directoryEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)20/05/2005
General Information about Lyme diseasePublic leafletProfessional opinionNetdoctor01/05/2005
Legionella selective agar (MSOP 29)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/05/2005
General Information about Hepatitis A - NetdoctorPublic leafletProfessional opinionNetdoctor01/04/2005
Epidemiological data - ListeriaSurveillance dataProfessional opinionHealth Protection Agency (HPA)11/01/2005
European Guidelines for Control and Prevention of Travel Associated Legionnaires' DiseaseCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/01/2005
Health risk information sheet - GiardiasisFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)01/12/2004
Identification and Diagnosis of LeishmaniasisCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)22/11/2004
General information – Legionnaires' Disease (Legionellosis)Public leafletEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)11/11/2004
Health risk information sheet - Hepatitis AFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)01/11/2004
Health risk information sheet - Yellow feverFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)01/10/2004
Factsheet on Viral Hemorrhagic FeversFactsheetEvidence citedCenters for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)23/08/2004
Health risk information sheet - Hepatitis CFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)01/08/2004
Immunoglobulin Handbook - chapter on RabiesBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/06/2004
Immunoglobulin Handbook - chapter on Hepatitis ABest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/06/2004
West Nile virus: A contingency plan to protect the public’s healthBest practiceEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Department of Health (DH)01/05/2004
Severe acute respiratory syndrome: clinical features, diagnos is and managementReviewEvidence citedCurrent Opinion in Pulmonary Medicine01/05/2004
Health risk information sheet - CholeraFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)01/05/2004
Health risk information sheet - Hepatitis BFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)01/05/2004
WHO consultation on priority public health interventions before and during an influenza pandemicBest practice
Consultation
Review
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
World Health Organization (WHO)27/04/2004
General Information about Hepatitis BPublic leafletProfessional opinionNetdoctor01/04/2004
Hospital management of adults with severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) if SARS re-emerges - updated 10 February 2004Care guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Journal of Infection01/02/2004
Evidence-based guidelines for the management of Lyme disease.Best practice
Care guideline
Evidence citedExpert Rev Antiinfect Ther 2004;2(1 Suppl):S1-13. 01/02/2004
Risk Factors for Marburg Hemorrhagic Fever, Democratic Republic of the CongoCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)01/12/2003
HPA menu page on ZoonosesWeb directoryEvidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)01/07/2003
Guidelines on the management of communicable diseases in schools and nurseries - Lyme DiseaseCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)30/04/2003
Preliminary Clinical Description of Severe Acute Respiratory SyndromeReviewEvidence cited
Professional opinion
World Health Organization (WHO)21/03/2003
Clinical Evidence Lyme disease Best practice
Systematic review
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Clinical Evidence01/03/2003
Amodiaquine for treating malaria (Cochrane Review)Systematic reviewEvidence citedCochrane Library26/02/2003
Dengue and Dengue Haemorrhagic FeverFactsheetEvidence cited
Professional opinion
World Health Organization (WHO)01/04/2002
Travel Illness in British Package Holiday Tourists: Prospective Cohort StudyJournal article
Research study
Cohort studiesJournal of Infection01/08/2001
Dengue and Other Emerging FlavivirusesJournal article
Review
Meta analysisJournal of Infection01/02/2001
Vaccines for preventing choleraSystematic reviewRCTCochrane Library22/01/2001
Travel VaccinationsWebpageProfessional opinionNetdoctor16/01/2001
Health Information for Overseas travel - The Yellow BookBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)01/01/2001
Mefloquine for preventing malaria in non-immune adult travellers (Review) WithdrawnSystematic reviewRCTCochrane Library28/08/2000
Antibiotic treatment for travellers' diarrhoeaSystematic reviewEvidence citedCochrane Library21/05/2000
Artemisinin derivatives for treating severe malaria (Cochrane Review)Systematic reviewRCTCochrane Library24/04/2000
Anthelmintic drugs for treating worms in children: effects on growth and cognitive performanceSystematic reviewEvidence citedCochrane Library24/04/2000
Memorandum on Rabies: Prevention and Control (February 2000)Best practiceEvidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)01/02/2000
Artemisinin derivatives for treating uncomplicated malaria (Review)Systematic reviewRCTCochrane Library26/04/99
Vaccines for preventing plague (Review)Systematic reviewEvidence citedCochrane Library26/01/98
The Facts about Legionnaire's diseaseFactsheetProfessional opinionAssociation of Medical Microbiologist (AMM)01/01/98
Ticks and Lyme Disease Learn about the disease in the UKPublic leafletN/AArun District Council et al01/01/97