ECU Libraries Catalog

Disease surveillance : a public health informatics approach / edited by Joseph S. Lombardo, David L. Buckeridge.

Other author/creatorLombardo, Joseph S., 1946-
Other author/creatorBuckeridge, David Llewellyn, 1970-
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoHoboken, N.J. : Wiley-Interscience, ©2007.
Descriptionxxiii, 458 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Contents Disease surveillance, a public health priority -- Understanding the data: health indicators in disease surveillance -- Obtaining the data -- Alerting algorithms for biosurveillance -- Putting it together: the biosurveillance information system -- Modern disease surveillance systems in public health practice -- Canadian applications of modern surveillance informatics -- Case study: use of tele-health data for syndromic surveillance in England and wales -- Surveillance for emerging infection epidemics in developing countries: EWORS and alerta DISAMAR -- Evaulating automated surveillance systems -- Educating the workforce: public health informatics training -- The road ahead: the expanding role of informatics in disease surveillance.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
LCCN 2006053118
ISBN9780470068120 :

Available Items

Library Location Call Number Status Item Actions
Laupus Books - Stacks WA 105 D611 2007 ✔ Available Place Hold

Related Titles