Correspondence

Influenza, meningococcal infection and other bacterial co-infection including pneumococcal and invasive Group A streptococcal Infection (iGAS)

Letter from the Professor Dame Sally Davies, Interim Chief Medical Officer alerting Directors to an increase in a number of significant bacterial infections such as those caused by Neisseria meningitidis (meningococcal disease) and others that may occur as co-infections with flu.