Research and analysis: Respiratory infections: laboratory reports 2020

Public Health England

February 26
11:44 2020


This monthly report comprises four routine data tables and links to separate routine reports on legionnaires disease and the UK-wide seasonal influenza situation.

  1. Reports of influenza infection made to Public Health England (PHE), by week of report.
  2. Respiratory viral detections by any method (culture, direct immunofluorescence, PCR, four-fold rise in paired sera, single high serology titre, genomic, electron microscopy, other method, other method unknown), by week of report.
  3. Respiratory viral detections by age group: weeks.
  4. Laboratory reports of infections associated with atypical pneumonia, by week of report.
  5. A link to latest data on legionnaires disease (pneumonic and non-pneumonic) cases in England and Wales, by week of report.
  6. A link to the latest weekly national influenza summary report for the UK.

These reports are published in the Health Protection Report (HPR).

For earlier data, see the Respiratory infections: laboratory reports 2019.

Published 26 February 2020