Population Health Surveillance
Published Online: 15 JAN 2013
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Encyclopedia of Environmetrics
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Lawson, A. B. 2013. Population Health Surveillance . Encyclopedia of Environmetrics. 4.
- Published Online: 15 JAN 2013
This article described the basic issues and principles underlying Population health surveillance. First, temporal and then spatial and spatio-temporal aspects of the problem are considered. The emphasis is on change-point methods and jump detection methods in time and clustering in space. The intersection of space and time leads to the concept of persistence of features.
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