Clinical risk assessment in febrile travellers-tentative diagnosis and agent detection rates

R. Jesche, S. Schilling, J.F. Drexler, V. Rickerts, H.-R. Brodt, G. Just-NĂ¼bling & C. Drosten
Objectives: Imported infections pose a threat to Europe as changing environmental conditions may facilitate their spread to previously non-infested areas. Thus, clinical risk assessment remains the backbone of case management when facing febrile travellers but is rarely applied in daily routine. Aim[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]