Weekly influenza surveillance overview, weeks 21-35, 2014
Main surveillance developments during weeks 21–35/2014 ( 19 May – 31 August 2014 )
For weeks 21-35/2014:
- Low intensity was reported by all countries submitting reports (15 to 19 depending on the week). Local or sporadic activity was reported by eight countries.
- Of 330 sentinel specimens tested across 14 countries, 10 were positive for influenza virus. Eight were influenza A viruses and two were type B.
- Nine hospitalised, laboratory-confirmed influenza cases were reported by two countries; six of these cases were admitted to intensive care units.
Overall, influenza activity and circulation of influenza viruses in reporting countries was low.
Surveillance report: Avian influenza overview May – August 2018
27 Sep 2018 - The “Avian influenza overview” report is published quarterly and provide an update of the developments of avian influenza viruses in EU/EEA and worldwide, in particular with a view to describe the evolution of virus spread from certain regions towards the EU. In case of significant changes in the epidemiology of avian influenza, these reports could be needed more frequently.
Influenza virus characterisation, Summary Europe, July 2018
21 Aug 2018 - Summary Europe, July 2018