22 Mar 2019

Travellers’ diarrhoea: factsheet update

Advice on the use of antibiotics for standby treatment of diarrhoea has been updated Travellers’ diarrhoea: factsheet update
Health professionals seeking information about the use of standby antibiotics for patients at high risk of severe illness should they develop travellers’ diarrhoea are advised to access revised guidance from NICE and Public Health England [1,2]. Information is provided in our recently updated factsheet: travellers’diarrhoea.


MHRA issue a reminder for healthcare professionals administering yellow fever vaccine

This alert highlights two reports of fatal adverse reactions to yellow fever vaccine and the importance of a detailed risk assessment before vaccination Read more

Country Focus: Pakistan

Pre-travel advice for those going to Pakistan Read more

New interactive malaria maps

Searchable malaria maps have been loaded on to the country pages for Bangladesh, Ethiopia, Pakistan and Tanzania Read more

Notice for Yellow Fever Vaccination Centres: Leaving the EU – yellow fever vaccine supply

NaTHNaC receives reassurance that contingencies for continuous yellow fever vaccine supply to the UK are robust and sustainable in the event of a ‘no deal’ EU Exit Read more
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