HPS Monthly National Seasonal Respiratory Report - week ending 15 July 2018

Publication Date: 19 July 2018

In week 28, the overall assessment remains green (below baseline activity).

  • The period of intensive Influenza surveillance for 2017/18 has ended. Over the summer (weeks 21-39) a seasonal respiratory report will be published every four weeks unless influenza (or other viral respiratory pathogen) activity increases significantly.
  • The colour indicators for community influenza transmission, influenza in closed settings and influenza associated mortality remained green (below baseline activity).
  • The period for influenza vaccination for the 2017/18 season is now complete. Over the summer, vaccine uptake data will be verified using general practice claims for payment data.

Resource information

Publisher:
Health Protection Scotland
Publication type:
Surveillance Report