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Public health surveillance

LC control 91006354
LC classificationRA652.2.P82
Topical headingPublic health surveillance
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Variant(s)Population surveillance (Public health)
Surveillance, Public health
See alsoEpidemiology
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Scope noteHere are entered works on the systematic collection and evaluation of data on the incidence and distribution of diseases and injuries for the purpose of their prevention.
Found inWork cat.: Public health surveillance, 1992.
LC data base (health surveillance)
MESH (Population surveillance. UF Public health surveillance)
Public health and preventive medicine, 11th ed. (defined by WHO as "the exercise of continuous scrutiny of, and watchfulness over, the distribution and spread of infections and factors related thereto, of sufficient accuracy and completeness to be pertinent to effective control.")