TITLE

Tracking infectious diseases in cyberspace

AUTHOR(S)
Banaszek, Adrianna
PUB. DATE
April 2011
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/19/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 7, pE374
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the development of new detection tool for emerging pathogens using HealthMap.or/predict cyberspace. It mentions on the collection of online data and the inclusion of field surveillance data regarding wild life trade and hunting in South East Asia, Central Africa, and Latin America. It adds that the users of the site includes the World Health Organization (WHO), travellers, and public health agencies.
ACCESSION #
61407554

 

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