Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli: questionnaire

Questionnaire for patients with Shiga toxin-producing E.coli (STEC), for reporting and surveillance.


Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli: enhanced surveillance questionnaire

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This questionnaire for patients with Shiga toxin-producing E.coli (STEC) covers:

  • food eaten over the last week
  • water sports or leisure activities or exposure to water
  • contact with animals
  • travel

Previous forms were published by Public Health England (PHE).

Updates to this page

Published 1 April 2013
Last updated 25 September 2023 + show all updates
  1. Updated form.

  2. Updated questionnaire.

  3. Updated STEC questionnaire.

  4. Updated 'Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli Enhanced surveillance questionnaire' as a PDF and fillable Word doc.

  5. Updated nomenclature from Vero cytotoxin-producing Escherichia coli (VTEC) to Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli (STEC).

  6. First published.

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