Semaine 202013 - Acute Respiratory Infection - COVID-19 surveillance

Monday 23 Mar 2020

In metropolitan France, last week (2020w13), the incidence rate of ARI consultating (or teleconsulting) in general practice was estimated at 486 cases per 100,000 inhabitants (95% CI [461 ; 511]), increasing compared to week 2020w12 (415 [394 ; 436]).
At the regional level, the highest incidence rates were noted in: Ile-de-France (872 [767 ; 977]), Grand Est (696 [597 ; 795]) and Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur (500 [355 ; 645]).

In week 2020s13, among the ARI cases seen by Sentinel physicians (general practitioners and paediatricians), 71 nasopharyngeal swabs were tested for SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) and influenza viruses. Of these samples, 17 (23.9%) were positive for SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) and 7 (9.9%) were positive for influenza virus (3 type A and 4 type B viruses).

Last week (2020s13), the ARI incidence rate due to SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) seen in general practice in metropolitan France was estimated at 138 cases per 100,000 inhabitants (95% CI [99; 176]), which represents 90,607 new cases of COVID-19 seen in general practice (95% CI [65,415; 115,799]).
These initial estimates need to be read with caution and will need to be consolidated in the coming weeks.

More information on all surveillance data (ambulatory and hospital) can be found on the website of Public Health France.

Semaine 202013 - Chickenpox - Low activity in general practice

Monday 23 Mar 2020

 
In metropolitan France, last week (2020w13), the incidence rate of Chickenpox seen in general practice was estimated at 12 cases per 100,000 inhabitants (95% CI [8 ; 16]).
At the regional level, the highest incidence rates were observed in:  Corse (27 [0 ; 59]), Hauts-de-France (22 [6 , 38] and Grand Est (21 [5 ; 37]).

Semaine 202013 - Acute diarrhea - Low activity in general practice

Monday 23 Mar 2020

 
In metropolitan France, last week (2020w13), the incidence rate of acute diarrhea seen in general practice was estimated at 35 cases per 100,000 inhabitants (95% CI [28 ; 42]).
At the regional level, the highest incidence rates were noted in: Hauts-de-France (63 [31 ; 95]), Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur (49 [10 ; 88]) and Nouvelle-Aquitaine (48 [22 ; 74]).

Sentiweb Weekly Report 202013

Monday 23 Mar 2020

Sentiweb Weekly Report