Influenza surveillance in Alberta
Evidence of influenza in Alberta 2016–2017
Weekly influenza report
Summary: Week 2, January 8–14, 2017
Influenza activity continues with outbreaks reported in all zones across the province. Influenza activity appears to have peaked in Calgary Zone and South Zone while influenza activity appears to be slowing in Edmonton Zone and Central Zone and increasing in North Zone. Mathematical modeling estimates that influenza activity in Alberta as a whole will peak in week 3 (95% CI: week 1–6). Influenza A(H3N2) continues to be the predominant strain.