Surveillance of systemic invasive disease caused by group A Streptococcus in Italy 1994-1996.

@article{Suligoi1998SurveillanceOS,
  title={Surveillance of systemic invasive disease caused by group A Streptococcus in Italy 1994-1996.},
  author={Barbara Suligoi and Christina von Hunolstein and G. Orefici and Franca Scopetti and Marco Pataracchia and Donato Greco},
  journal={Euro surveillance : bulletin Europeen sur les maladies transmissibles = European communicable disease bulletin},
  year={1998},
  volume={3 2},
  pages={11-14}
}
In late May 1994, following reports of an outbreak of group A beta-haemolytic streptococcus (GAS) in the United Kingdom, the Istituto Superiore di Sanita (ISS) set up a surveillance system for systemic invasive GAS disease. The surveillance system was als