Publications

Epi-Insight Articles

Persistence of Meningococcal C disease - Epi-Insight, Volume 15, Issue 9, September 2014

Meningococcal disease in Ireland 2005-2013 – can determinants of increased risk be identified? - Epi-Insight, Volume 15, Issue 3, March 2014

Meningococcal disease - travel advice for men who have sex with men - Epi-Insight, Volume 14, Issue 9, September 2013

Study examines decline in MenC3 and Hib booster vaccination uptake - Epi-Insight, Volume 12, Issue 10, October 2011

Disturbing decline in uptake of meningitis vaccines continues - Epi-Insight, Volume 12, Issue 3, March 2011

Data shows decrease in uptake of meningitis vaccines - Epi-Insight, Volume 11, Issue 12, December 2010

Invasive bacterial infections during winter months - Epi-Insight, Volume 11, Issue 1, January 2010

Meningitis in Ireland, 2007/2008 - Epi-Insight, Volume 10, Issue 1, January 2009

Invasive Meningococcal Disease in Ireland, 2006 - Epi-Insight, Volume 8, Issue 6, June 2007

Epidemiology of Meningococcal Disease in Ireland (1999-2005) - Epi-Insight, Volume 7, Issue 5, May 2006

Cluster of Meningococcal group B infection in HSE North Eastern Area - Epi-Insight, Volume 6, Issue 2, February 2005

Meningococcal Disease in Ireland, 2003/2004 - Epi-Insight, Volume 6, Issue 2, February 2005

Bacterial Meningitis including Meningococcal Septicaemia in Ireland, 2002/2003 - Epi-Insight, Volume 5, Issue 3, March 2004

Meningococcal Disease in Ireland, 2001/2002 - Epi-Insight, Volume 3, Issue 11, November 2002 

Invasive Meningococcal Disease in Ireland, 2000/2001 - Epi-Insight, Volume 2, Issue 11, November 2001

Meningitis C immunisation campaign - Epi-Insight, Volume 2, Issue 5, May 2001

Meningococcal C vaccine launched - Epi-Insight, Volume 1, Issue 5, October 2000

Epidemiology of Meningococcal Disease in Ireland, 1999/2000 - Epi-Insight, Volume 1, Issue 4, September 2000

Last updated: 1 September 2014

Journal Articles

O'Lorcain P, Bennett DE, Morgan SL, Cunney RJ, Cotter SM, Cafferkey MT, O'Flanagan DM. A retrospective assessment of the completeness and timeliness of meningococcal disease notifications in the Republic of Ireland over a 16-year period, 1999-2015. Public Health. 2018 Mar;156:44-51. doi: 10.1016/j.puhe.2017.11.027. Epub 2018 Feb 3.

A prolonged outbreak of invasive meningococcal disease in an extended Irish Traveller family across three Health Service Executive (HSE) areas in Ireland, 2010-2013 - Eurosurveillance, Volume 20, Issue 21, 28 May 2015

Meningococcal disease in Ireland since the introduction of meningococcal serogroup C conjugate vaccination - Eurosurveillance, 2005 January 29; 8(5)

Last updated: 2 August 2018