The vector-borne disease report highlights surveillance information related to Lyme disease and West Nile Virus (WNV) Illness in Windsor-Essex County.
Most Recent Reports
This report provides an overview of sun and heat safety in Windsor-Essex County using data from emergency department visits, hospitalizations, and deaths (this data captures illnesses resulting from the direct effects of heat and sunlight). This report also uses data from the Rapid Risk Factor Surveillance System to provide a summary of sun safety behaviours and community support for shade in outdoor public places.
The Monthly Infectious Disease Report covers case counts of reportable diseases in Windsor-Essex County. The report compares monthly counts and year-to-month counts to their respective 5-year averages. The report also shows the total cases counts (January to December) for the previous year.
Surveillance Week 20 (May 14th to May 20th, 2017)
Data presented are for Week 20 and was extracted on May 25th, 2017