Disease Surveillance

3 articles
Digital Disease Detection: An Introduction
Feb 11, 2014 | Elaine Nsoesie

Welcome, dear reader, to the first (of what we hope to be many) post in our new Digital Disease Detection column. My name is Elaine Nsoesie. I am a...

Usutu Virus Highlights Importance of Disease Surveillance Primary tabs
Feb 14, 2013 | Katharina Schwan

In 2001, the city of Vienna, Austria noticed a strange and sudden disappearance of its Eurasion Blackbird population. Researchers and scientists were...

Healthy Olympics 2012: Disease surveillance and mass gathering medicine
Jul 24, 2012 | Katharina Schwan

In the blockbuster Contagion, Gwyneth Paltrow travels to Hong Kong on business and returns to suburban Minneapolis with flu-like symptoms. Within...