7. Canadian Applications of Modern Surveillance Informatics

  1. Joseph S. Lombardo1 and
  2. David L. Buckeridge2

Published Online: 2 NOV 2006

DOI: 10.1002/9780470131886.ch7

Disease Surveillance: A Public Health Informatics Approach

Disease Surveillance: A Public Health Informatics Approach

How to Cite

Lombardo, J. S. and Buckeridge, D. L. (eds) (2007) Canadian Applications of Modern Surveillance Informatics, in Disease Surveillance: A Public Health Informatics Approach, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470131886.ch7

Editor Information

  1. 1

    The Johns Hopkins University, Applied Physics Laboratory, Laurel, Maryland

  2. 2

    McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 2 NOV 2006
  2. Published Print: 30 MAR 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470068120

Online ISBN: 9780470131886

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Keywords:

  • modern surveillance informatics;
  • public health needs;
  • Public Health Agency of Canada;
  • disease-specific surveillance;
  • Canada

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction: Disease Surveillance in Canada

  • Disease-Specific Surveillance Enabled Through Technology

  • Real-Time Syndromic Surveillance

  • Conclusions: Public Health Surveillance

  • Study Questions

  • References