Socio-economic conditions and other anthropogenic factors influencing tick-borne encephalitis incidence in the Czech Republic.

@article{K2004SocioeconomicCA,
  title={Socio-economic conditions and other anthropogenic factors influencing tick-borne encephalitis incidence in the Czech Republic.},
  author={Bohum{\'i}r Kř{\'i}{\vz} and Cestm{\'i}r Bene{\vs} and Vlasta Danielov{\'a} and Milan Daniel},
  journal={International journal of medical microbiology : IJMM},
  year={2004},
  volume={293 Suppl 37},
  pages={63-8}
}
Laboratory confirmed cases of tick-borne encephalitis (TBE) have been reported in the Czech Republic since 1971. Peaks of incidence occurred at 2 to 5-year intervals. The incidence in the eighties was generally lower than in seventies. In the nineties there was a sharp increase in incidence that peaked in 1995 (7.2/100,000). TBE cases occur from April to November with maximum incidence in July. During the last decade the second peak of incidence occurred in most years in September and/or… CONTINUE READING