Methodological Advances in the Economic Evaluation of Infectious Disease Prevention

The Case of Chlamydial Screening and Meningococcal C Vaccination (Europaische ... Reihe V, Volks- Und Betriebswirtschaft) by Robert Welte

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This chapter provides a global and comprehensive view of the principles. A surveillance system, in turn, is a collection of processes and components that enable public health practitioners to conduct surveillance.

Surveillance processes include data collection, data quality monitoring, data management, data analysis, interpretation of analytical results, information dissemination.