Research and analysis

Health Protection Report volume 12 (2018)

A national, weekly public health bulletin for England and Wales from Public Health England.


HPR volume 12 issue 2: news (12 January)

HPR volume 12 issue 1: news (5 January)


Health Protection Report (HPR) comprises routine reports on infections (microbiological and epidemiological data and associated commentary) together with a digest of news on infections and other health protection topics.

For the routine infection reports published in HPR: see latest infection reports.

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Published 5 January 2018
Last updated 13 January 2018 + full page history
  1. Monthly confirmed and suspected norovirus-in-hospitals report added.
  2. HPR 12(2) news and infection reports uploaded
  3. First published.