Volume 23, Number 1—January 2017
Travel-Related Tick-Borne Encephalitis, Israel, 2006–2014
|Study (source country, years of study [reference])||Country of travel||Population studied||TBE incidence
|Cases/tourist entries||Cases/person-weeks||Cases/100,000 travel-years|
|Incidence of TBE disease|
|This study (Israel, 2006–2014)||Germany||Travelers||1/1,634,192||1/697,700||7.5|
|Reusken et al. (Netherlands )
|Incidence of TBE seroconversion|
|Sanchez et al. (USA )||Bosnia-Herzegovina||Military personnel||NA||1/12,501||416.0, 8.3†|
|McNeil et al. (USA )||Germany||Military personnel||NA||1/4,775||1,088.9, 21.8†|
*NA, not available; TBE, tick-borne encephalitis.
†Estimated incidence of clinical disease if 98% of infections are subclinical.
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1These authors contributed equally to this article.
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