Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
"This text presents an organized approach to planning, developing, and implementing public health surveillance systems. It has a broad scope, discussing legal and ethical issues as well as technical problems"--Jacket cover.
Authors: Scott McNabb, J Mark Conde, Lisa Ferland, William Macwright, Ziad Memish, Stacy Okutani, Meeyoung Park, Paige Ryland, Affan Shaikh, Vivek Singh
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-05-02 - Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Public Health Surveillance (PHS) is of primary importance in this era of emerging health threats like Ebola, MERS-CoV, influenza, natural and man-made disasters, and non-communicable diseases. Transforming Public Health Surveillance is a forward-looking, topical, and up-to-date overview of the issues and solutions facing PHS. It describes the realities of the
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Oxford University Press
This text explores the critical issues in the statistical analysis and interpretation of public health surveillance data. It covers statistical methods for detecting disease outbreaks and clusters, the use of survey methods and interpreting time trends and geographic patterns, among other topics.
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-04-01 - Publisher: Springer
This book presents a comprehensive theory of the ethics and political philosophy of public health surveillance based on reciprocal obligations among surveillers, those under surveillance, and others potentially affected by surveillance practices. Public health surveillance aims to identify emerging health trends, population health trends, treatment efficacy, and methods of health