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Title_TypeLevel of evidenceSourcePublishedReview
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)
Health risk information sheet - SchistosomiasisFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
Health risk information sheet - Typhoid and ParatyphoidFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
The Facts about shigella infections and bacillary dysenteryFactsheetProfessional opinionAssociation of Medical Microbiologist (AMM)
Health risk information sheet - RabiesFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
Health risk information sheet - Rickettsial DiseaseFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
Health risk information sheet - PlagueFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
Health risk information sheet - PoliomyelitisFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
General Information about pseudomonas aeruginosaFactsheetEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Pseudomonas Genome Project
Health risk information sheet - LegionellosisFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
WHO menu page on LeishmaniasisFactsheet
Public leaflet
Web directory
Evidence citedWorld Health Organization (WHO)
Health risk information sheet - LeishmaniasisFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
Health risk information sheet - LeptospirosisFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
Health risk information sheet - Lyme diseaseFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
Health risk information sheet - Meningococcal meningitisFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
Health risk information sheet - Hepatitis EFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
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 - Tick Borne EncephalitisFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
Health risk information sheet - TrypanosomiasisFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
HPA webpages on Vero cytotoxin-producing Escherichia coli (VTEC) O157Best practice
Care guideline
Factsheet
Policy
Surveillance data
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Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)
Serratia speciesFactsheetUnspecifiedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)
UK NHS Immunisation website – Flu Best practice
Care guideline
Factsheet
Public leaflet
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
NHS Immunisation Website
USA Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) - flu page Factsheet
Web directory
Webpage
Professional opinionCenters for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Information for healthcare professional specialties Best practice
Factsheet
Web directory
Training
Evidence citedMedicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency01/12/2011
Hand Hygiene in Healthcare Settings. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)Best practice
Care guideline
Factsheet
Web directory
Evidence citedCenters for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)05/05/2010
Guidance on Infection Control in Schools and other Child Care SettingsBest practice
Factsheet
Professional opinionHealth Protection Agency (HPA)04/01/2010
Swine flu: Antiviral medicinesFactsheetN/AMedicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency03/22/2010
Ward HousekeepingBest practice
Factsheet
Web directory
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Department of Health (DH)02/23/2010
Anthrax: information for drug users and drug workersFactsheet
Public leaflet
Evidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)02/16/2010
Clostridium difficileFactsheet
Web directory
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)02/03/2010
Polio - NHS Immunisation website Best practice
Factsheet
Web directory
UnspecifiedNHS Immunisation Website12/30/2009
Safety of pandemic vaccinesFactsheetUnspecifiedWorld Health Organisation 11/19/2009
Clinical management of human infection with pandemic (H1N1) 2009: revised guidanceBest practice
Care guideline
Factsheet
Evidence citedWorld Health Organisation 11/12/2009
Flu campaign information 2008 Factsheet
Public leaflet
Webpage
UnspecifiedDepartment of Health (DH)09/17/2009
Norovirus: Infection and Infection Prevention Through Hygiene in the HomeFactsheetEvidence cited
Professional opinion
IFH06/01/2009
AMM 'Facts About' leaflets FactsheetEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Association of Medical Microbiologists 02/01/2009
Revised Avian Influenza Guidance and Algorithms.Best practice
Factsheet
Web directory
Professional opinion
Unspecified
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/21/2009
Chickenpox in Pregnancy: What you need to know Care guideline
Factsheet
Public leaflet
Evidence citedRoyal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists11/01/2008
Pandemic Flu: Frequently asked questionsFactsheet
Webpage
Evidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)06/01/2008
MRSA - Information for patients in hospital Factsheet
Public leaflet
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)02/20/2008
Pandemic flu guidance for funeral directors What you need to know and how to protect yourself and othersBest practice
Factsheet
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Department of Health (DH)01/30/2008
Pandemic flu guidance for cleaning staff and refuse collectors in non-health care settings What you need to know and how to protect yourself and othersBest practice
Factsheet
Public leaflet
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Department of Health (DH)01/30/2008
Pandemic flu guidance for the Fire and Rescue Service What you need to know and how to protect yourself and othersBest practice
Factsheet
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Professional opinion
Department of Health (DH)01/30/2008
Pandemic flu guidance for the Police Service What you need to know and how to protect yourself and othersBest practice
Factsheet
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Professional opinion
Department of Health (DH)01/30/2008
Pandemic flu guidance for the hospitality industry What you need to know and how to protect yourself and othersBest practice
Factsheet
Public leaflet
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Professional opinion
Department of Health (DH)01/30/2008
Medlineplus webpages on Molluscum ContagiosumFactsheetEvidence citedMedlineplus11/05/2007
Frequently asked questions on influenzaFactsheet
Public leaflet
Webpage
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)09/27/2007
Norovirus - Frequently asked QuestionsFactsheet
Public leaflet
Professional opinionHealth Protection Agency (HPA)08/15/2007
Hepatitis B FactsheetFactsheet
Public leaflet
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)07/24/2007
Avian Influenza: Home pageFactsheet
Outbreak report
Public leaflet
Surveillance data
Web directory
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE)03/30/2007
Hepatitis B: How to Protect your baby Factsheet
Public leaflet
Professional opinionDepartment of Health (DH)03/21/2007
General Information about Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infectionFactsheetProfessional opinionNetdoctor03/08/2007
TuberculosisFactsheet
Surveillance data
Web directory
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)03/01/2007
Diseases: Malaria: Prevention, Pregnant Women, Public InfoFactsheetEvidence citedCenters for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)01/26/2007
PVL-associated Staphylococcus aureus plus Frequently asked questions.Best practice
Factsheet
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/17/2007
The importance of Hand Hygiene (Dear Colleague Letter) plus “Wet, soap, wash, rinse, dry” Poster Best practice
Factsheet
Public leaflet
Professional opinionDepartment of Health (DH)12/18/2006
Hepatitis A Factsheet, FAQs and RecommendationsFactsheetEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)12/08/2006
Hepatitis B Frequently Asked QuestionsFactsheet
Web directory
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)12/08/2006
ChikungunyaFactsheetProfessional opinionHealth Protection Agency (HPA)11/01/2006
General Information on NorovirusFactsheetEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)10/27/2006
General Information – SalmonellaFactsheetEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)10/27/2006
Clostridium difficileFactsheet
Public leaflet
Professional opinionHealth Protection Agency (HPA)10/09/2006
Electrolysis, Piercing, Tattooing and Micro-pigmentation.Best practice
Factsheet
Professional opinionHealth & Safety Executive10/01/2006
General Information about meningitis - NetdoctorFactsheetProfessional opinionNetdoctor09/04/2006
eMedicine - CoxsackievirusesFactsheet
Review
Evidence citedeMedicine Textbook08/11/2006
General information - Staphylococcus aureusFactsheetEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)07/18/2006
eMedicine - Rocky Mountain Spotted FeverFactsheet
Review
Evidence citedEMedicine Textbook02/17/2006
Influenza - Factsheet for Schools - Wired for HealthFactsheetProfessional opinionHealth Protection Agency (HPA)02/07/2006
Avian Influenza ("bird flu") - Fact sheetFactsheetEvidence cited
Professional opinion
World Health Organization (WHO)02/01/2006
Avian Influenza frequently asked questionsFactsheet
Web directory
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
World Health Organization (WHO)12/05/2005
Explaining pandemic flu: a guide from the Chief Medical Officer Factsheet
Public leaflet
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Department of Health (DH)10/19/2005
Pandemic Flu: Important information for you and your familyFactsheet
Public leaflet
UnspecifiedDepartment of Health (DH)10/19/2005
Factsheet about Drug-resistant Streptococcus pneumonaie diseaseFactsheetEvidence citedCenters for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)10/06/2005
Leishmanaisis Health Information for International Travel 2005-2006Factsheet
Webpage
Evidence citedCenters for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)10/01/2005
Extended-Spectrum Beta-Lactamase (ESBL) producing E. coli - questions and answers FactsheetProfessional opinionHealth Protection Agency (HPA)09/12/2005
General information - ChlamydiaFactsheet
Public leaflet
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)09/10/2005
General Information on Yellow FeverFactsheetProfessional opinionNetdoctor08/01/2005
Simple guide to MRSAFactsheet
Public leaflet
Professional opinionDepartment of Health (DH)07/22/2005
Simple guide to Clostridium difficileFactsheetEvidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)07/19/2005
eMedicine - Lyme diseaseFactsheet
Review
Evidence citedeMedicine Textbook07/14/2005
General Information about Pertussis - NetdoctorFactsheetProfessional opinionNetdoctor07/06/2005
General Information about Ringworm (Tinea corporis)FactsheetProfessional opinionNetdoctor07/06/2005
General Information about ringworm of the groin (Tinea cruris)FactsheetProfessional opinionNetdoctor07/06/2005
Ringworm of the scalp (Tinea capitis)FactsheetProfessional opinionNetdoctor07/06/2005
COSHH: A brief guide to the regulation, What you need to know about Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) FactsheetN/AHealth & Safety Executive07/01/2005
Human papillomavirus (HPV) – cervical cancer and genital wartsFactsheet
Public leaflet
Web directory
Professional opinionHealth Protection Agency (HPA)06/30/2005
Syphilis Disease FactsFactsheetEvidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)06/30/2005
General Information about ParvovirusFactsheetProfessional opinionNetdoctor06/02/2005
General Information about Pelvic Inflammatory DiseaseFactsheetProfessional opinionNetdoctor06/02/2005
Inflammation of the middle ear (otitis media)FactsheetProfessional opinionNetdoctor06/02/2005
Impetigo - NetdoctorFactsheetProfessional opinionNetdoctor03/02/2005
Health risk information sheet - GiardiasisFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)12/01/2004
General Information - HIV and AIDSFactsheet
Webpage
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)11/25/2004
Health risk information sheet - Hepatitis AFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)11/01/2004
Health risk information sheet - Yellow feverFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)10/01/2004
HPA web page on Botulism Disease FactsFactsheetEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)08/24/2004
Factsheet on Viral Hemorrhagic FeversFactsheetEvidence citedCenters for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)08/23/2004
Health risk information sheet - Hepatitis CFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)08/01/2004
Tuberculosis - Factsheet for schools - Wired for HealthFactsheetProfessional opinionHealth Protection Agency (HPA)07/23/2004
General information about Pertussis (Whooping cough)FactsheetEvidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)07/02/2004
Health risk information sheet - West Nile VirusFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)05/01/2004
Health risk information sheet - CholeraFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)05/01/2004
Health risk information sheet - Hepatitis BFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)05/01/2004
Factsheet about VISA/VRSA - Vancomycin-Intermediate/Resistant Staphylococcus aureusFactsheetN/ACenters for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)04/21/2004
Leishmaniasis FactsheetFactsheetEvidence cited
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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)04/01/2004
MMR information packFactsheet
Public leaflet
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Department of Health (DH)01/01/2004
Factsheet for clinicians – interpreting SARS test resultsFactsheetEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)09/01/2003
Health and Safety Regulation.....a short guideFactsheet
Other
Evidence citedHealth & Safety Executive07/08/2003
SARS explainedFactsheetProfessional opinionNetdoctor05/23/2003
How do we know that HIV causes AIDSFactsheet
Webpage
Evidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)05/09/2003
WHO Factsheet on Meningococcal meningitisFactsheetProfessional opinionWorld Health Organization (WHO)05/01/2003
General Information about Parvovirus B19FactsheetEvidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)04/30/2003
Influenza Factsheet 211Factsheet
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World Health Organization (WHO)03/01/2003
Health risk information sheet - Dengue FeverFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)01/01/2003
WHO Factsheet on Bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE)FactsheetEvidence cited
Professional opinion
World Health Organization (WHO)11/01/2002
WHO Factsheet on Variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (vCJD) no 180FactsheetProfessional opinionWorld Health Organization (WHO)11/01/2002
Dengue and Dengue Haemorrhagic FeverFactsheetEvidence cited
Professional opinion
World Health Organization (WHO)04/01/2002
Chronic bronchitis, emphysema and COPD ("smoker's lung")Factsheet
Public leaflet
Professional opinionNetdoctor02/01/2002
Antimicrobial Resistance - WHO Factsheet No 194FactsheetProfessional opinionWorld Health Organization (WHO)01/01/2002
Anthrax - WHO Factsheet No264FactsheetProfessional opinionWorld Health Organization (WHO)10/01/2001
WHO Information Factsheet on CampylobacterFactsheetProfessional opinionWorld Health Organization (WHO)11/01/2000
Information for midwives – hepatitis B testing in pregnancy Factsheet
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Department of Health (DH)01/01/2000
Antibiotic Resistance - Factsheet for Schools – Wired for HealthFactsheetEvidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)04/21/1999
Athlete's foot (Tinea pedis) - Factsheet for schools - Wired for HealthFactsheetProfessional opinionHealth Protection Agency (HPA)03/10/1999
Meningococcal infection - Factsheet for Schools – Wired for HealthFactsheetProfessional opinionHealth Protection Agency (HPA)03/10/1999
Impetigo - Factsheet for Schools - Wired for HealthFactsheetProfessional opinionHealth Protection Agency (HPA)03/10/1999
Headlice - Factsheet for Schools - Wired for HealthFactsheetProfessional opinionHealth Protection Agency (HPA)03/10/1999
The Facts about ParvovirusFactsheetProfessional opinionAssociation of Medical Microbiologist (AMM)01/01/1999
The Facts about Legionnaire's diseaseFactsheetProfessional opinionAssociation of Medical Microbiologist (AMM)01/01/1998
The Facts about ToxoplasmosisFactsheetProfessional opinionAssociation of Medical Microbiologist (AMM)01/01/1996
The Facts about MRSAFactsheetProfessional opinionAssociation of Medical Microbiologist (AMM)01/01/1995
The Facts about Glandular feverFactsheetProfessional opinionAssociation of Medical Microbiologist (AMM)01/01/1994
The Facts about LeptospirosisFactsheetProfessional opinionAssociation of Medical Microbiologist (AMM)01/01/1992