Detection of events of public health importance under the international health regulations: a toolkit to improve reporting of unusual events by frontline healthcare workers

January 2011
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p713
Academic Journal
The article reports on a research which has been conducted to study the capacity to detect events involving disease or death above expected levels. The study is focused to develop tools to the reporting of unusual events of public health significance. The result of the study concludes the importance of the toolkit for mutual exchange of information between frontline healthcare workers and public health authorities related to public health care.


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