Research and analysis

Respiratory infections: laboratory reports 2017

Monthly reports of laboratory-confirmed respiratory infections in England and Wales.



A monthly summation of infection reports made to PHE Colindale, from PHE and NHS laboratories.

This report will comprise (after 13 February) six routine data tables:

  1. reports of influenza infection made to 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. reports of Legionnaires’ Disease (pneumonic and non-pneumonic) cases in England and Wales, by week of report
  6. reports of Legionnaires’ Disease (pneumonic and non-pneumonic) cases by region of report in England and Wales: by week of report

These reports are published in Health Protection Report.

For earlier data, see the latest infection reports.

Published 3 February 2017
Last updated 5 January 2018 + show all updates
  1. HPR 12(1) reports uploaded
  2. HPR 11(43), weeks 44-47, report uploaded
  3. HPR 11(35) reprts uploaded
  4. HPR 11(31) report uploaded
  5. Added HPR 11(27) report.
  6. HPR 11(24) reports uploaded
  7. HPR 11(20) report uploaded
  8. HPR 11(17) uploaded
  9. HPR 11(14) report uploaded
  10. HPR 11(9) report uploaded
  11. First published.