A survey of usage protocols of syndromic surveillance systems by state public health departments in the United States.

TitleA survey of usage protocols of syndromic surveillance systems by state public health departments in the United States.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2009
AuthorsUscher-Pines, L, Farrell, CL, Cattani, J, Hsieh, Y-H, Moskal, MD, Babin, SM, Gaydos, CA, Rothman, RE
JournalJournal of public health management and practice : JPHMP
Volume15
Issue5
Pagination432-8
Date Published2009 Sep-Oct
ISSN1550-5022
KeywordsCross-Sectional Studies, Data Collection, Humans, Population Surveillance, Public Health, State Government, Syndrome, Terrorism, United States
Abstract

To broadly describe current syndromic surveillance systems in use throughout the United States and to provide basic descriptive information on responses to syndromic system signals.

Alternate JournalJ Public Health Manag Pract