Institute of Health Information and Statistics of the Czech Republic
This Topical information presents data of the National Institute of Public Health on reported infectious diseases that proceed from Information System of Infectious Diseases (EPIDAT). This sum of infectious diseases has been completed with data from Registry of Tuberculosis, Registry of Sexual Transmission Diseases and National Reference Laboratory for AIDS. This report presents besides the survey of incidence of infectious diseases also the mortality data on infectious diseases reported by the Czech Statistical Office and number of hospitalization in Czech hospitals by the National registry of hospitalized persons. In 2010 there were 128 thousand cases of infectious diseases, including 1 029 cases of dog bite reported to the information system EPIDAT.