Accession Number : ADA406163


Title :   Public Health Surveillance: A Local Health Department Perspective


Descriptive Note : Rept. for 3-4 Apr 2002


Corporate Author : BOSTON PUBLIC HEALTH COMMISSION COMMUNICABLE DISEASE CONTROL MA


Personal Author(s) : Barry, Anita


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a406163.pdf


Report Date : 03 Apr 2002


Pagination or Media Count : 42


Abstract : Partial contents: Public Health Surveillance: A local health department perspective, Types of Surveillance, Notifiable Disease Reporting, Notifiable Disease Reporting: Why it's incomplete, Active surveillance, Laboratory based surveillance, Population Based Surveillance, The Ideal Surveillance System, The Problem, Milwaukee: Cryptosporidium Infection Related to the Public Water Supply, Identification of the Outbreak, Agents of Concern: CDC Category A, Agents of Concern: CDC Category B,Agents of Concern: CDC Category C, Bioterrorism Events in the United States, Anthrax Case, 2001, Enhaneced Surveillance in Boston, Volume Surveillance System Design: Data Sources, Enhanced Surveillance in Boston: Hospitals, Calculations,.


Descriptors :   *HOSPITALS , *ANTHRAX , *PUBLIC HEALTH , *SURVEILLANCE , VOLUME , UNITED STATES , HEALTH , POPULATION , LABORATORIES , PUBLIC UTILITIES , WATER SUPPLIES


Subject Categories : Humanities and History
      Medicine and Medical Research


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE