CDC estimates that influenza was associated with 45 million illnesses, 21 million medical visits, 810,000 hospitalizations, and 61,000 deaths during the 2017-2018 influenza season. This burden was higher than any season since the 2009 pandemic and serves as a reminder of how severe seasonal influenza can be Influenza is a common cause of pneumonia and in 2017 there were 563 influenza deaths where pneumonia was also certified on the death certificate as having developed and contributed to death. When grouped together, influenza and pneumonia accounted for 4,269 deaths, and were the 9 th leading cause of death, moving from the 11 th leading cause of death in 2016 (3,334 deaths) . 13 December 2017. Up to 650 000 deaths annually are associated with respiratory diseases from seasonal influenza, according to new estimates by the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (US-CDC), WHO and global health partners
The 2017-2018 flu season was historically severe. Public health officials estimate that 900,000 Americans were hospitalized and 80,000 died from the flu and its complications. For comparison, the.. . An estimated 80,000 Americans died of flu and its complications last winter The flu season was exacerbated by a shortage of IV bags caused by IV bag plant closures in Puerto Rico following Hurricane María. The CDC estimates that between 46,000 and 95,000 Americans died due to influenza during the 2017-18 flu season Influenza killed about 80,000 people in the 2017-2018 season, according to figures released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The previous high for a regular flu season, based on..
According to the CDC, flu-related deaths between the years of 1986 and 2007 ranged from 3,000 to 49,000. 3 Since 2010, the flu-related death rate has been between 12,000 and 61,000 annually, with the highest season being 2017-2018 and the lowest being 2011-2012 A record number of laboratory confirmed influenza cases (n=47,133) had been notified to DHHS as at 17 December 2017. Higher than average numbers of cases were notified from the start of the year. Influenza type A (identified by VicSPIN as mostly the H3N2 subtype) was predominant at the start of the season, with an increase in influenza type B towards the end of the season
Tech & Science Flu season 2017 Influenza. Earlier research estimated the death toll to range anywhere from 250,000-500,000 deaths from all illnesses related to the flu. The new estimates. Seasonal influenza, 2017-2018 Annual Epidemiological Report for 2017 Key facts Influenza activity started in week 47 of 2017 and returned to baseline levels in week 18 of 2018. Influenza viruses circulated at high levels between weeks 51 of 2017 and 13 of 2018. This is longe
Of the 44 deaths reported to the health unit, all were of people aged 50 and over, the report said. According to the health unit, influenza activity peaked in late December 2017 and January 2018,.. Earlier research estimated the death toll to range anywhere from 250,000-500,000 deaths from all illnesses related to the flu The CDC is recommending a 2018 flu shot following news that the flu deaths in 2017 hit a four-decade high at 80,000 people
Background: Until recently, the World Health Organization (WHO) estimated the annual mortality burden of influenza to be 250 000 to 500 000 all-cause deaths globally; however, a 2017 study indicated a substantially higher mortality burden, at 290 000-650 000 influenza-associated deaths from respiratory causes alone, and a 2019 study estimated 99 000-200 000 deaths from lower respiratory tract infections directly caused by influenza. Here we revisit global and regional estimates of influenza. The flu vaccine's failure to protect against some of the key strains of the infection contributed to more than 50,000 extra deaths in England and Wales last winter, according to data from the..
An analysis of data from two Austrian databases showed a median number of paediatric influenza-associated deaths of 1 (ranging from 0 to 4 cases) over the years 2002-2016. An especially severe influenza season 2017/18 resulted in more than 2000 hospitalisations and nine paediatric deaths The 2017/18 overall all-cause influenza-attributable mortality was estimated to be 25.4 (95%CI 25.0-25.8) per 100,000 population; 118.2 (116.4-119.9) for persons aged 65. Extending to the European population this translates into over-all 152,000 deaths Seasonal flu kills 291,000 to 646,000 people worldwide each year, according to a new estimate that's higher than the previous one of 250,000 to 500,000 deaths a year. The new figures from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and other groups were published Dec. 13 in The Lancet medical journal
There were 56 deaths attributed to influenza during the 2016-2017 season. The majority (82%) occurred among adults aged ≥65 years. No pediatric deaths (aged 0-17 years) were reported. Table 2 presents influenza hospitalizations and deaths for the 2016-2017 influenza season The number of hospitalized influenza patients ranged from 579 in 2008‐2009 to 4973 in 2016‐2017. Rates in primary care were highest among young adults while hospitalization rates were highest in patients 80 years and older and in children below 5 years The total estimated excess mortality related to influenza for the entire 2017/18 season was 1,644 deaths, Table 2. This is the highest total influenza-related mortality observed in any season since 2010/11, which is the period comprised by our analysis
Furthermore, the rates for influenza-associated hospitalization, severe cases and deaths in the 2016-2017 season in Hong Kong were generally within the boundaries expected for a H3N2 season and comparable to those in other countries and regions in this and previous H3N2 seasons. The disease burden of seasonal influenza is substantial Eight influenza- associated pediatric deaths have been confirmed so far in the 2017-18 influenza season. • Deaths due to pneumonia and influenza were below expected levels. • Two outbreaks of influenza or ILI were reported: one with laboratory confirmation of influenza and one ILI
The total estimated excess mortality related to influenza for the entire 2018/19 season was 790 deaths, Table 2. That is a somewhat lower figure than in the previous season (2017/18), which was the season with the highest overall influenza-related mortality in any season since 2010/11, when monitoring of excess mortality was initiated *** Cumulative total August 28, 2017 - June 23, 2018. This data is considered preliminary until confirmed by Alberta Health's final annual influenza report. Staff Influenza Immunization Rate (2017/18 Season) Final Report; 2016/17 Influenza Season. Final Report for 2016/17 Seaso Influenza weekly reports 2015-2016 season; Influenza weekly reports 2016-17 season; Influenza weekly reports 2017-18 season; Influenza weekly reports 2018-19 season; FluWatchers Reporting Cough and Fever; Influenza Activity Levels Across Canada; Influenza weekly reports 2019-20 season; Influenza weekly reports 2020-21 seaso
For the preliminary 2017-2018 season estimates the CDC approximated 79,400 influenza-associated deaths, which it later updated to 61,000 deaths and archived for historical purposes. All estimates.. deaths associated with influenza infection, week 40, 2013 to week 51, 2017. In week 51, no influenza-associated pediatric deaths were reported. One influenza-associated pediatric death in an unvaccinated child has been reported so far this season. Eleven influenza-associated pediatric deaths were reported last season
MDH uses several systems during influenza season to estimate the level of influenza activity among Minnesotans. Data reported in this document include cases from October 2016 through May 2017. 2015-16. Weekly Influenza and Respiratory Illness Activity Report: Summary 2015-16 (PDF By contrast, according to the CDC, counted deaths during the peak week of the influenza seasons from 2013-2014 to 2019-2020 ranged from 351 (2015-2016, week 11 of 2016) to 1626 (2017-2018, week 3 of 2018). 6 The mean number of counted deaths during the peak week of influenza seasons from 2013-2020 was 752.4 (95% CI, 558.8-946.1). 7 These. During the 2016-2017 influenza season, the CDC estimates that flu vaccine prevented an estimated 5.3 million illnesses, 2.6 million medical visits, and 85,000 hospitalizations associated with. Background: Estimates of influenza-associated mortality are important for national and international decision making on public health priorities. Previous estimates of 250 000-500 000 annual influenza deaths are outdated. We updated the estimated number of global annual influenza-associated respiratory deaths using country-specific influenza-associated excess respiratory mortality estimates. ICU-ARDS occurred in 50 individuals, 8 of whom were vaccinated for the 2017-2018 influenza season, and all but 3 of whom had comorbidities. Death occurred in 23 of these individuals (46.0%)
Laboratory Confirmed Influenza-Associated Deaths Note that these counts reflect only deaths officially reported to the Washington State Department of Health. Two hundred ninety six laboratory-confirmed influenza deaths were reported for the 2017-2018 season: 176 influenza A, 113 influenza B, and 7 type unknown (Table 1). Most deaths . The influenza LRTI mortality rate was highest among adults older than 70 years (16·4 deaths per 100 000 [95% UI 11·6-21·9]), and the highest rate among all ages was in eastern Europe (5·2 per 100 000 population [95% UI 3·5-7·2])
2017 - 2018 Texas Influenza Surveillance Activity Report. Infectious Disease Prevention Section Mail Code: 1927 PO BOX 149347 - Austin, TX 78714-934 Between October 1, 2017 - May 19, 2018, laboratories reported data on 42,188 influenza PCR tests, 8,260 (20%) of which were positive for influenza. Of these, 326 (4%) were positive for influenza A (H3), 75 (1%) were positive for influenza A (H1N1) pdm09, 6,110 (74%) were positive for influenza A-not subtyped, and 1,749 (21%) were positive for. Influenza A most recently dominated the season in Sweden during 2016-2017 and 2015-2016, when influenza A(H3N2) and influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 circulated, respectively. In comparison with recent seasons, the number of reported laboratory-confirmed influenza cases during the current season (13,757) was similar to the number of cases in 2016. Adding up all the reported influenza-related deaths from different states reveals at least 90 people have died from the flu so far this year. The peak flu season isn't expected until July or. 35% of the additional deaths in 2017/18 were caused by respiratory system diseases, including influenza and pneumonia. Additional deaths in winter 2017/18 (Dec-Mar) by underlying cause Additional deaths in winter (Dec-Mar) Deaths before, during and after winter 2017/18 . Source Winter mortality in Scotland, 2017/18 wwwnrscotlandgovu. Winter.
An influenza related death is included in season totals when it is reported to DPHHS or if influenza is indicated on a death record. There were 79 reported deaths attributed to influenza this season, including one pediatric death (age 0-17 years). Table 2 presents influenza hospitalizations and deaths for the 2017-2018 influenza season. The annual number of influenza-associated respiratory deaths was highest among people younger than 65 years (175 303 deaths, 95% CrI 67 255-342 576)—accounting for 42% of all global influenza-associated respiratory deaths—and people older than 75 years (172 420, 122 876-237 933)—accounting for 41% of all global influenza-associated. 2016-2017 Season/2017 MMWR Week 40 (October 1, 2017 - October 7, 2017) Report produced on 10/12/2017. Summary. Influenza activity is low across the state of Texas. Compared to the previous week, the percentage of patient visits due to influenza-like illness (ILI) decreased. No influenza-associated pediatric deaths were reported
12.4%]). While there were no pediatric influenza deaths in Hawaii this season, 185 influenza-associated pediatric deaths were reported nationally to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) during the 2017-2018 season. This was higher than the average number of pediatric deaths reported over the last five seasons (i.e. However, the estimate for the 2017/18 season (still lacking in the last annual report) has been supplemented: approximately 25,000 influenza-related deaths exemplify - together with other parameters - the extraordinary severity of the flu epidemic 2017/18 Final Weekly Report from the 2016-2017 Influenza Season in Ohio (May 14 - May 20, 2017) Click the Download button to view this report. 2016-2017 Final Weekly Report (2017 Week 20) - PDF. Share this Share on Facebook Facebook. Influenza deaths are linked to the severity of flu seasons which can drive changes in ranking each year. Intentional self-harm was the 13th leading cause of death, with the lowest median age at death at 43.9. Number and proportion of suicide deaths, Australia, 2017-2019 Az influenza (grippe) egy vírus által okozott fertőző betegség. A kórokozó influenzavírusok emlősöket és madarakat képesek megfertőzni.A betegség az emberek között cseppfertőzés útján (kis távolságra), közvetlen testi érintkezéssel vagy a beteg által megérintett tárgyakkal terjed, ezért a fertőzés megelőzésében a mindennapi higiénia szerepe megkerülhetetlen
The CDC estimated 61,000 influenza-associated deaths in the 2017-2018 season. CDC reports low influenza activity in the U.S. through the week ending Oct. 24, after low numbers of the current flu. Influenza vaccine uptake in 2016 to 2017 in England was higher than the 2015 to 2016 season in healthcare workers (63.2%); in under 65 year olds in a pre-defined clinical risk group (48.6%) and in pregnant women (44.9%) and similar in the over 65 year olds (70.5%). In 2016 to 2017, the universal childhood influenza vaccine programme with liv Table 1. Influenza Surveillance Indicators. Surveillance Indicator 2017-18 Season 2016-17 Season Prior 3-Season Average* Influenza detections reported (all types)* 20,833 6,827 6,834 Number of influenza-related ICU cases 320 107 128 Number of influenza-related deaths reported 342 87 84 Number of influenza-related outbreaks reported 117 35 4
National influenza surveillance data published by The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention can be found here. Influenza disease burden estimates from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, including the number of influenza illnesses, medical visits, flu-associated hospitalizations, and flu-associated deaths that occur in the U.S. Pediatric influenza-associated deaths reported (including NYC) Local health departments report pediatric influenza-associated deaths to NYSDOH. Flu-associated deaths in children younger than 18 years old are nationally notifiable. Influenza-associated deaths in persons 18 years and older are not notifiable A total of 1,668 pneumonia and influenza deaths occurred during the 2017-2018 surveillance period (Figure 8). This observed mortality was above the 10-year median of 1,596. During the 2017-2018 surveillance period, 190 deaths (11.4%) were directly attributed to influenza, which was above the 10-year median (40 deaths) and the 10-yea . A record number of children died from influenza this past flu season, federal health officials said Friday. One more death was reported this week, making 172 child deaths reported for the 2017-18.
A record number of US patients died from flu last year, with 80 000 deaths recorded in 2017-18, says the director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Robert Redfield. He gave the 80 000 estimate during an interview with the Associated Press in New York 2017 including the 2016-2017 influenza season which traditionally is considered the 8 month period from October through May. Overall, 2016-2017 influenza activity was generally higher than that observed during the 2015-2016 season. The 2016-2017 influenza season was characterized with two distinct activity waves
The 14 deaths this influenza season included six elderly residents at Strathdevon nursing home at Latrobe, in north-west Tasmania. Dr Veitch said his staff were providing support to those healthcare facilities affected Table 1 shows a total of 43 influenza associated deaths during the 2016-17 season. Gender breakdown was 53% female and 47% male. The median age was 88 years, with an age range of 32 years to 105 years. Seventy-nine percent of the influenza associated deaths were White, 16% were unknown, and 5% were Native American Flu Season 2017: Influenza Is Now Widespread in 12 States Including New York and California. there have already been eight children whose deaths were due to the flu so far this season For the 2017-18 influenza season, 31 deaths were reported in North Dakota. This data is gathered using Vital Records data, as well as physician reports. Influenza deaths in North Dakota are not reportable. In addition, 520 pneumonia deaths were identified in the death record
About 291,000 to 646,000 people in the world die from seasonal flu each year, higher than an often-used statistic of 250,000 to 500,000 deaths that is has always tilted toward higher-income countries and is based on data thought to reach back to the 1990s Influenza-Associated Pediatric Deaths Six influenza-associated pediatric deaths were reported in the 2017-18 flu season. Three (50%) were in the Southwest region, and one (17%) each in the Northwest, Central, and Northern regions. Two deaths (33%) occurred among preschool-aged children and four (67%) among young school aged children
M ost people view influenza as a routine, if unpleasant, possibility each winter. But the case of a 21-year-old man in Pennsylvania is a poignant reminder that sometimes, the worst-case scenario. During the 2016-17 influenza season, the CDC's Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) voted that live attenuated influenza vaccine (LAIV), also known as the nasal spray flu vaccine, should not be used during the 2016-2017 flu season Influenza season runs from October through April each year. Below are the reports from influenza season 2017-2018. These reports are issued monthly during influenza season. After regular flu season ends in April, influenza data is collected and analyzed weekly, but reports are only published monthly as long as activity remains low In Statistics Canada's deaths and mortality table, under cause of death: influenza, there were only about 300 deaths a year between 2000 and 2008. Public health officials don't trust that number
Influenza-associated hospitalizations have been reportable in Connecticut since October 2009. During the 2017-2018 influenza season, a total of 3,895 persons hospitalized with influenza-associated illness were reported, including 2,744 influenza A, 1,148 influenza B and 3 of unknown type. Of the 711 Type A isolates subtyped Although patterns of influenza-related deaths have been investigated in many countries, [14,15,16,17,18] few studies have focused on southern Europe. With regard to Italy, these methods have been. Influenza epidemic: Six deaths confirmed at Tasmania's Strathdevon aged care home. By Harriet Aird. with the outbreak cleared on 30 August 2017. It also confirmed the six deaths.. In many aspects the 2017-2018 North American influenza season was the most severe influenza epidemic in the past twelve seasons, resulting in a large increase in visits for outpatient influenza-like illness (ILI) and resulted in an estimated 960,000 hospitalizations and 79,000 influenza-associated deaths, particularly among those sixty-five.