Surveillance for Lyme disease in Canada: 2009-2015.

TitleSurveillance for Lyme disease in Canada: 2009-2015.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2017
AuthorsGasmi S, Ogden NH, Lindsay LR, Burns S, Fleming S, Badcock J, Hanan S, Gaulin C, Leblanc MA, Russell C, Nelder M, Hobbs L, Graham-Derham S, Lachance L, Scott AN, Galanis E, Koffi JK
JournalCan Commun Dis Rep
Start Page194
Date Published10/2017

The number of reported Lyme disease cases increased more than six-fold, from 144 in 2009 to 917 in 2015, mainly due to an increase in infections acquired in Canada.