Can calls to NHS Direct be used for syndromic surveillance?

Vivien Hollyoak, Sally Harcourt, C. A. Joseph, Gill Smith

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This work was the start of an extremely successful and continuing collaboration between the Health Protection Agency and NHS Direct in establishing real time syndromic surveillance to identify emerging incidents and outbreaks of infection. This and related papers have been presented and cited nationally and internationally
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)178-182
JournalCommunicable Disease and Public Health
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - Sept 2001


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